Category Archives: Devotion

Never alone…


Gehazi panicked when he woke up and saw the city surrounded by the Syrian army. It turns out the entire military was bearing down on the city to capture just one man — Gehazi’s boss, Elisha. For his part, Elisha … Continue reading

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Believe And Worship God


Simple trust is so hard – but so necessary.  Sometimes, that’s the only thing left. Today, I choose to believe. Don’t stop trying, because your trying will be transfigured into accomplishment. Don’t stop believing God, because your believing will develop … Continue reading

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Is a “Look-See” Good Enough?


My Dad often used the term, “look-see.”  If something needed to be inspected, he had to go take a “look-see.”  As a child, I thought it was funny; it sounded as if he said the same thing twice. I didn’t … Continue reading

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The Fragrance of Springtime


Soon, my yard will smell like onions. Why, you ask? Because in this part of the country, wild chives grow everywhere. When we mow the grass with all the chives popping up here and there, fresh onion odor infuses the air. Not … Continue reading

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Questions


              Found on adventcandy.blogspot.com Joseph helped the baby enter the world. They both marveled at the first cry. Beams of brilliant starlight suddenly streamed through the stable window, haloing the infant in Joseph’s arms. “Look, Mary. … Continue reading

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Ponderings


Her pains subsided, giving her a moment’s respite. Highly favored among women? In a stinky stable with the animals? Mary’s thoughts tumbled in her tired brain. I am your handmaiden, I told the angel. Oh, what have I gotten myself into? I … Continue reading

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The Journey to Bethlehem


“Sorry.  I have to rest a minute.” Her face grimaced as another pain took her breath away. She grabbed her over-taut stomach and pleaded with her eyes. He sighed with concern. They had stopped way too many times so she could rest along … Continue reading

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