Yearly Archives: 2012

Redeeming The Time – Still Another Level

Ephesians 5:1-21 Back in 1999 I wrote: “During our time away, Carleen and I also stopped by a bookstore.  The sign out front read, “Giant Book Sale.”  While browsing inside, I came across a little illustrated book, a sort of … Continue reading

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AMBASSADORS of LIGHT – Another Level

“Now then we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God did beseech you by us: we pray you in Christ’s stead, be ye reconciled to God,” 2 Corinthians 5:20 What are some of the implications of what it is to … Continue reading

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Many Levels

In response to my last post Jamal Jivanjee commented: “Absolutely fabulous! Speaks to me on multiple levels :)” For me many levels were part of the inspiration for that post as well.  Encouraged by Jamal’s comment, I would like to … Continue reading

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The Truth Hurts ~ at least in the beginning.

Some time back, I shared some thoughts about our being one in and by the Spirit. At that time I used a pond as a word picture of the point I was wanting to make, contrasting the intimacy that is … Continue reading

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Motivations

Money represents the keeping of this world. The keeping of this world ultimately represents the keeping of the central authority of this world. The central authority of this world has a beast as his agent. For those who are kept … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

This morning as I awoke, I found myself wondering: What does God take for pain? Then came the answer: You! Then I heard Him prescribe the same medicine for me. Ask me if I’m glad! :-) Love!

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Holocaust

Within a couple of days of 9/11, I got the following revelation: Intimacy in relationship has driven me to consider the revelation of the Scripture at a depth I would never have considered. Certainly it has brought me to a … Continue reading

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