Calling for all Christians

God’s Calling

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A few summers after I became a Christian we rented a little cottage on a lake with our children. We were there for two weeks. While we were there I was able to listen to a program on a local Christian radio station of a woman I had never hear of. She was teaching in Ezekiel. Continue reading “Calling for all Christians”

There is always a plan

God has a determined will and plan for our lives.

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“When they came to the border of Mysia, they tried to enter Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus would not allow them to.” — I cried the first time I understood what this passage meant. I cried because I have experienced the Spirit leading in this way. At times He has led me toward Continue reading “There is always a plan”

God must love you

God is more interested in our holiness than our happiness.

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We were attending a High School graduation party with our children when our oldest began making a fuss. I took him out of the room to discipline him. The mother of the graduate knew our son was a challenge for us. When we returned to the party, she said to me Continue reading “God must love you”

Head Coverings – Part 1

How do head coverings apply today?

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Have you ever wondered about the scripture on Head Coverings from 1 Corinthians 11:3-16? In the past, I’ve read this scripture and thought, oh yes, that must be where the Catholics got the idea of women wearing a veil during mass. Continue reading “Head Coverings – Part 1”

MTW said No!

We wanted to become missionaries but were told “No!”

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Traverse City, MI

MTW stands for Mission to the World. MTW is a missionary agency that was looking for people to reach others for Jesus in Scotland. Scotland has a lot going for it but like the rest of Britain, and the Continent, it is spiritually dark. Continue reading “MTW said No!”

Faith and Feelings

I couldn’t feel God’s love anymore

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Fall or Winter?

The song “Blessed Assurance” was one of my favorite songs when I became a Christian. It still is. I like it because it describes what happened to me when I was born again. I had the assurance of salvation. I was God’s beloved child. Knowing this made my heart Continue reading “Faith and Feelings”