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I’ve Looked at Clouds that Way

There are clouds in human life, shadowing, refreshing, and sometimes draping it in blackness of night; but there is never a cloud without its bright light. “I do set my bow in the cloud!”   If we could see the … Continue reading

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Is a “B” Good Enough?

I have a friend who frequently says to me, “Lissa, why strive for perfection when good enough will do?”  I always laugh because the thought hits me as such a novel idea! Most of us have heard of “Type A” … Continue reading

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Holding On

“If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples.”  John 8:31 Christ is saying, ‘Many hear the gospel and stick with it because it’s useful to them.  They gain money, possessions, and honor from it.  Yes, dear friends, … Continue reading

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Beyond Cameraman Prayers

“If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.” Matthew 21:22 So, I ask for relief from financial distress, safety in travel, smooth relationships, healing from every sort of malady that I hear about. Aren’t they the … Continue reading

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My Strength and My Song

“The Lord, the Lord, is my strength and my song; He has become my salvation.  With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation.” Isaiah 12:2-3 “Trust me and don’t be afraid, for I am your Strength and … Continue reading

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The Dark Side

   The 7th season of American Idol has begun!  Once again we get to listen to the good, the bad and the ugly as they audition before Simon, Paula and Randy. This year the judges are trying to relax the … Continue reading

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Do you Sense His Love?

This morning I was revisiting a favorite book by A.W. Tozer The Pursuit of Man. He used a wonderful illustration to make the important distinction between knowing about Christ and His love andknowing it experientially. Tozer asked, “What good would … Continue reading

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