• The Raging Sea

    He Calms the Raging Seas – Pat Patterson

    “You rule the raging sea; when its waves mount up, you still them.” (Psalm 89:9) Lately my life has been a raging sea, one difficulty after another. So when I lost

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    No Joke

    You know that time of morning when the fog begins to lift, you see your breath trail streaming and you know that it’s a gift. Once constant pains and worries

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    Sweet Surrender

    Psalm 34:7 – Delight yourself in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart. (ESV) Most mornings I need a jolt (or two or three) of

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    That’s Not My Gift!

    “I’d love to help you,” I offered, “but that’s not really my gift. I know you’ll find a better person for the job.” The poor soul asked me to serve

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    Five Ways to Use Your Gifts for Missions

    Whether you have been on one hundred short-term mission trips, or only one, chances are each one has changed you. Your views of the world and the people in it

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No Joke

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You know that time of morning when the fog begins to lift, you see your breath trail streaming and you know that it’s a gift. Once constant pains and worries are loose paddles in the drift, early birds and nightingales toss Charlie Parker riffs. When we hear of someone’s passing, into the great beyond, and wish we could tell them

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That’s Not My Gift!

Table decoration

“I’d love to help you,” I offered, “but that’s not really my gift. I know you’ll find a better person for the job.” The poor soul asked me to serve on the decoration committee for an event at my kids’ school. For those of you who don’t know me personally, I’m not someone you’d EVER ask to decorate anything. EV.ER.

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