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HALF WAY UP THE MOUNTAIN

Feb 06, 2019 No Comments by

HALF WAY UP THE MOUNTAIN –  Syb Brodie Hello my EncouraGem friends and followers. I am basking in blessings here in California, and having an uplifting time with my sons and their families. I am staying at one sons home half way up the San Bernardino mountain which is very similar to where I live […]

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HOW TO REHEARSE FOR DEATH – C.S. Lewis

Feb 06, 2019 No Comments by

C. S. Lewis to Mary Willis Shelburne, June 17, 1963: On how to rehearse for death and how to diminish fear. Pain is terrible, but surely you need not have fear as well?  Can you not see death as the friend and deliverer?  It means stripping off that body which is tormenting you: like taking […]

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FOR THOSE WHO LIKE WORDS

Feb 06, 2019 No Comments by

FOR THOSE WHO LIKE WORDS 1) The meaning of opaque is unclear. 2) I wasn’t going to get a brain transplant but then I changed my mind. 3) Have you ever tried to eat a clock? It’s very time consuming. 4) A man tried to assault me with milk, cream and butter.  How dairy! 5) […]

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Treasures In Leather

Jan 04, 2019 No Comments by

 For sin shall not have dominion over you:  for ye are not under the law, but under grace.   Romans 6:14 When in a store lineup waiting to check out and someone comes up behind me with just a few items, I will often tell them to go ahead.  Jokingly I say.. “Go ahead I’m […]

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