Category Archives: Spiritual Growth

The Cure

Last week I wrote about someone who invaded my life once again to moan about the latest consequences of his wrong choices. This person shows no desire to get right with God but communicates if he can get help from … Continue reading

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Remember When

This year marks 40 years since I received Jesus as my Savior. A song I heard lately reminded me of my messed up heart and life before I knew the Lord. One quest I devoted myself to before embracing Jesus centered … Continue reading

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Deliver Me From Unrealistic Expectations

Not long ago I realized anew one reason I allow myself to sink down a slippery slope in my mind and emotions centers on unrealistic expectations. The problem comes when I possess high expectations of people and minimal expectations of … Continue reading

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Lift God Higher

Weeks ago I heard for the first time a song by one of my favorite groups, Unspoken. The song, “Higher,” speaks of how if life brings me low, I need to lift God higher. Every time I hear the song … Continue reading

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My Good Friday/The Joy of Obedience

I don’t feel like it, I thought. Besides I no longer have the mike my friend, Julie, let me use before since she lent it to someone else and couldn’t get it back in time. How would I be heard … Continue reading

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No Longer A Slave to Fear

Not long ago I heard a song which described my life. The chorus proclaimed, “I’m no longer a slave to fear.” When I heard the song, I sang along and celebrated the truth of the phrase as I applied it … Continue reading

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The Gift of Empathy

Recently God sent an empathizer my way. After work I drove my car to a church nearby to get closer to the bridge.  I put on a bright yellow shirt over my uniform and donned my sunglasses and hat and … Continue reading

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