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We Must Obey God

We’re reading through the Book of Acts in our family Bible reading time and today we read a fantastic passage in Acts 5. Go ahead and read verses 17 to 42. It’s worth reading! The religious leaders of the day were angry at the disciples who they believed were spreading lies and so they imprisoned them to get them to […]

Who are You Following?

Yesterday my family went on a hike to Auger Falls in the Adirondacks. Our friend had recommended the trek because even though there has been a lot of snow in this part of the world, the path to the falls was well travelled and the snow was packed down. This was absolutely true, but we didn’t find this well-packed foot […]

Pick Up Your Cross

One of my favorite memories from my childhood is singing along with Kid’s Praise music. Anyone else grow up listening to Psalty the Singing Songbook? One of the songs from the Kid’s Praise #2 album is “If Any Man”.  The lyrics are straight from Matthew 16:24. If any man come after me, Let him deny himself, Pick up his cross, […]

Hope Continues

A few days ago, I wrote a post about my miscarriage nineteen years ago. Since writing that post, God has profoundly reminded me of his sweetness and his faithfulness in my life. I didn’t know that there would be a continuation to that blog post, but there is. Because hope continues! To explain this story, we have to go back […]

Open Our Eyes

When Isaiah saw Jesus as the divine King, it put an end to his self-righteous pride. It put an end to his self-protecting anxiety. It put an end to his self-condemning woes. It filled him with Christ-exalting confidence that the divine King is on his throne, and this King will see to it that his purposes are accomplished. Oh, how […]