Favorites / Thursday

Favorites / Thursday

Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth.Worship the Lord with gladness;come before him with joyful songs.Know that the Lord is God.It is he who made us, and we are his;we are his people, the sheep of his pasture. Enter his gates with thanksgivingand his courts with...

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Favorites / Wednesday

Favorites / Wednesday

While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them. — Luke 2:6-7 I truly believe that if we keep telling the...

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Favorites / Tuesday

Favorites / Tuesday

Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? And not one of them is forgotten before God. — Luke 12:6 ESV Look at the sparrows; they do not know what they will do in the next moment. Let us literally live from moment to moment.  —  Mahatma Gandhi  The Smithsonian...

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Favorites / Monday

Favorites / Monday

Jesus said, “...your Father knows the things you have need of before you ask Him.  In this manner, therefore, pray: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be our name.  Your kingdom come.  Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. ...

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Friday Come Unto me and Rest

Friday Come Unto me and Rest

We played the flute for you, and you did not dance; we wailed, and you did not mourn.' ....' Yet wisdom is vindicated by her deeds."   Matthew 11I think most of us can remember going to our first dance back in Middle or Junior High School. We called it a dance, but it...

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Thursday Come Unto me and rest

Thursday Come Unto me and rest

You're invited to listen to the song Hope and Quiet, a deep statement of trust in the God who loves us.  Sometimes words alone are not enough. Enter God's presence, listen  and spend time in meditation on the icon above.

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Tuesday Come unto me and Rest

Tuesday Come unto me and Rest

I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Matthew 11Taking a real rest in our over-scheduled over-busy world is not as easy as we might think. Jesus is calling us to come and rest in him. But how do we find that rest that...

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Monday Come unto me and Rest

Monday Come unto me and Rest

“Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life."      Matthew 11:28, The MessageeBurned out on religion? You bet I am. How many times have you heard it said, "I am not religious, I am spiritual." I am always...

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The Avenue of the Righteous of the Nations

The Avenue of the Righteous of the Nations

Remembering the Righteous   Within the walls of Jerusalem there is a quiet place, a sacred place called Yad Vashem, established to perpetuate the memory of the six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust.  It was established, in part, to convey the gratitude of...

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