IT’S AN AGE OLD WAR

“The goal of prayer is not to change God’s mind about what you want. The goal of prayer is to change your own heart, to want what He wants, to the glory of God.” The War Room by Chris Fabry On October 2nd my daughter Karen will have turned fifty-six …

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Faith Like Solomon or Jabez?

“Meaningless! Meaningless!” says the Teacher. “Utterly meaningless! Everything is meaningless.” Eccl.1:1 As one ages the momentum in ones life slows down and one has a tendency to look back more often than perhaps one should.  Remembering what once was with fondness comes easily, but always following close behind are the …

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Slave Collar

Johnny Cash once sent me an old slave collar from Jamaica.  It hangs over my desk. It hangs there like an evil thing, this curve of iron that round some slave’s neck curled and snapped . . . the slave long past, his collar worn rib-thin, rigid in rust as …

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