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Answering God’s Call

“Well, Lord, I’m here on Clearwater Beach with my guitar, amplifier, microphone, music and a trembling heart. Having an amp and a mike make this so much scarier. Help me to sense You right here. May I sense angels singing … Continue reading

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Finding God’s Will in 2014

Prayers I have prayed often in 2013 are, “God, show me Your will,” and “Give me a willing heart.” Finding God’s will and doing it are goals I have for this new year. Here is a repost of a blog … Continue reading

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Measure Your Life

A title interrupted my thoughts this week. I dug around in my office to find that book written by Wesley L. Duewel. It wasn’t a bestseller. Most people I tell about the book never heard of it or the author.   … Continue reading

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Strongholds

Lately a pastor mentioned the subject of strongholds when I said I wanted to help Christians be set free. I went to my Bible and looked up the only section of Scripture I knew of in the New Testament that mentioned … Continue reading

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I Will Not Be Moved

It was the evening of December 1, 1955. A seamstress, tired from a long day, boarded a bus in Montgomery, Alabama. She made her way past the whites-only section and settled in a seat in the middle of the bus … Continue reading

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Embracing God’s Will

Years ago when I first heard of Dr. James Dobson of Focus on the Family, I remember he spoke often of two kinds of children: the strong-willed child and the compliant child. In looking up the word strong-willed recently, here … Continue reading

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Sweet Surrender

     I’m still thinking about surrender. As I contemplated the subject this week, the Lord brought these words to mind: “sweet surrender.”        That’s what God desires from me. He doesn’t rejoice when I obey through gritted teeth. What … Continue reading

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