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And Patience Was Willing to Wait

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I longed to walk along an easy road, And leave behind the dull routine of home Thinking in other fields to serve my God; But Jesus said, “My time has not yet come.” I longed to sow the seed in other soil, To be unfettered in the work, and free, To join with other labourers […]

Cheer Up

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“Cheer up now, you faint-hearted warrior. Not only has Christ traveled the road, but He has defeated your enemies” Charles Spurgeon  

The Secret of My Success

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“It is simple. It is found in the Bible: In all thy ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct thy paths.” George Washington Carver: (scientist, botanist, educator, inventor, and born a slave.)

He Is

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He knows my name Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine. Isaiah 43:1 He sees my every move Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? Psalm 139:7 He thinks about me How amazing are your thoughts concerning me […]

Fruits of the Spirit

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Help me to reflect Your love today. Help me to display Your joy. Help me to manifest Your peace. Help me to practice Your patience. Help me to express Your kindness. Help me to make known Your goodness. Help me to reveal Your faithfulness. Help me to show Your gentleness. Help me to exhibit Your […]

My life is but a Weaving

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My life is but a weaving, between my God and me, I do not chose the colors, He worketh steadily. Ofttimes He weaveth sorrow, and I in foolish pride, Forget He sees the upper, and I the underside. Not ‘til the loom is silent, and shuttles cease to fly, Will God unroll the canvas and […]

Prayer

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“I pray because I can’t help myself. I pray because I’m helpless. I pray because the need flows out of me all the time – waking and sleeping. It does not change God – it changes me.” C.S. Lewis.

Rise Again

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Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: when I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, the Lord shall be a light unto me. Micah 7:8

Fullness of Christ

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“You will never know the FULLNESS OF CHRIST until you know the EMPTYNESS OF EVERYTHING else BUT CHRIST”. Charles Spurgeon