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Christmas Infinities

I am the door; those who enter through me will be kept safe, and will go in and out and find sustenance … I came that they may have infinitely more than the necessities of life. John 10:9–10 What do Ebenezer Scrooge, George Bailey, Jack Campbell and Sidney Milburn have in common? They are all … Continue reading

Speech #3—Good Days

Who desires life, and loves length of days that you may see good? Keep your tongue from evil, and your lips from speaking deceit. Psalm 34:12–13 Dad’s aphorism, “It doesn’t matter so much what you say, but how you say it,” is only partially true. What we say matters. It matters to God. It matters … Continue reading

Christmas Sonnet 2015

For a child has been born to us, a son has been given to us. He shoulders responsibility and is called: Extraordinary Strategist, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. His dominion will be vast and he will bring immeasurable prosperity. He will rule on David’s throne and over David’s kingdom, establishing it and strengthening … Continue reading

Trials #3 — Rewarded Testing

Happy, fortunate, are those who endure testing, because when they have proven reliable, they will receive the crown of life God promised to those who love him. James 1:12 Businesses crave the coveted Underwriters Laboratories certification stamp on their products because the trademarked symbol signifies that the product has proven reliable by enduring rigorous trials. … Continue reading

God’s Presence #7 — Present for Life

God has given us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. He who has the Son has this life; he who does not have the Son of God does not have this life. 1 John 5:11-12 All patients have doctors. They have a doctor in the sense that the doctor has promised to be … Continue reading

Abundance #5 — Abundant Life

The thief comes only to steal, and kill, and destroy; I came that my people might have life, and might have it abundantly. John 10:10 In relationship with Jesus God offers us the ultimately satisfying life. It will be one of bold adventure, as he leads us each day into a world filled with dangerous … Continue reading