Category Archives: devotional

Attending Church A New Way

Sunday I overslept. There was no way I could rush around and get to church on time. Then I remember that we now livestream some of the services. So I logged in to the church’s website and, lo and behold, … Continue reading

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Silent Poetry Reading

Since songs are usually poems set to tunes, I bring you a favorite hymn by John Newton as my contribution to the Silent Poetry Reading: Amazing grace, how sweet the sound That saved a wretch like me I once was … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Here are some things about thanks from my pastor’s Bible study last week: Giving thanks is a Christ characteristic. When Jesus gives thanks, He is exampling our dependence on God and the importance of humanity giving “thanks” to deity. Make … Continue reading

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Unusual Truck

Sunday on my way to church, a pick-up truck passed me. In the back window was a sign which said “Christ said follow me.” I didn’t think too much of it until I looked in the bed of the truck. … Continue reading

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Fingers

Have you ever watched a baby study its fingers? To that little one, fingers are the most fascinating thing in the world. I got to thinking about fingers recently and how they serve us in so many ways. We use … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

Best wishes for a happy Easter. I trust the real message of Easter isn’t buried under chocolate candy and dyed eggs. Friday night I attended a music program at First Baptist Church in Fenton. This church has an excellent music … Continue reading

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Meeting Old Friends

For a number of years, I’ve subscribed to a particular devotional book. One of my guilty pleasures is skipping around in its pages, reading first one bit and then another when I first get the book. Later, I settle down … Continue reading

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