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Reflections on Psalm 119 (ע Ayin)

Psalm 119:121-128 121 I do what is fair and right. Do not abandon me to my oppressors! 122 Guarantee the welfare of your servant! Do not let the arrogant oppress me! 123 My eyes grow tired as I wait for your deliverance, for … Continue reading

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Unconditional Surrender

It was around 10 pm when Bill’s headlights swept through my yard and across the front of the house as he was turning into the driveway. He couldn’t pull all the way in since I was already halfway down the … Continue reading

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Answered Prayers

“Anything large enough for a wish to light upon, is large enough to hang a prayer upon.” –George MacDonald One of the more frustrating aspects of prayer is keeping it up when God doesn’t seem to be listening.

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Pain

Is it possible to get used to suffering? What happens when I meditate on truths like Romans 8:28: “For we know that in all things God works to the good of those who love him, who have been called according … Continue reading

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Prayer, Part 2

“Courage is fear that has said its prayers.”     –Dorothy Bernard As far as I have been able to discern, there are two main reasons to pray: 1) To enjoy intimacy with God by communicating with Him, and 2) … Continue reading

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Prayer

“Prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.”                                                         … Continue reading

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