Tag Archives: The Cross

Poem – Joy Bittersweet

Joy Bittersweet – It’s strange really, that living through many years – Discovers that the life of joy mixes best with tears – Now don’t you see, the desert of delight we love to eat – Always has mixed into … Continue reading

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GUTS #31 – Gear Up To Serve

     I know you faithful GUTS readers have been wondering, when are we going to get another installment in the G.U.T.S. series. I didn’t forget you. Here it is. Worry not. I am up to 77 GUTS acrostics now. … Continue reading

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God is not interested in your religion

     Ok. Ok. I know. I know. I am not a preacher any more. At least professionally. But being a preacher has never been about profession for me, any way. It has always been about a powerful relationship with … Continue reading

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Garden Praying with Jesus

When Jesus prayed alone in the garden, it was a difficult place, even for Him. ……………………………………………………………..   People love to talk about the shallow aspects of prayer & to be told about the shallow aspects of prayer. Prayer is like a … Continue reading

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Being Wrong to be Right

     We live in a society that is permeated with self-adulation. “Me”ism is rampant. Self- Awareness, Self- Confidence, Self- Talk, Self- Will, Self- Appreciation. On and on the list could go. The greatest gospel that I see preached is … Continue reading

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Falling Under The Weight of the Cross

  Falling Under The Cross.. Even Jesus fell under  the weight of the cross.  And in the end, the cross He carried, carried Him.  Even-so, the crosses we bear may be more than we  can bear. We may fall under … Continue reading

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G.U.T.S. (6) Gain Usefulness Through Suffering –

G.U.T.S. (6) Gain Usefulness Through Suffering – (Boy this one wont make me any friends). Like it or not, problems are normal & the things we suffer can make us better people if we let them. Be willing to see … Continue reading

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