SILK PURSE – SOWS EAR

I may be dating myself here, but have you ever heard the old saying “You can’t make a silk purse out of a sows ear”? The meaning is something like Matthew 9:17 where it says you can’t put new wine into an old wineskin, but into a new wineskin. A …

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DISAPPOINTMENT – HIS APPOINTMENT

You have turned for me my mourning into dancing. Psalm 30:11 There are many things that bring disappointment into our lives. We can be disappointed with . . . Our political leaders; our children; our relatives; our friends; our parents; our church, our pastor; ourselves; with God. We are disappointed …

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My Life is but a Weaving

My life is but a weaving between my Lord and me, I cannot choose the colours He works so steadily. Oft times He weaves in sorrow, and I, in foolish pride Forget He sees the upper, and I the underside. The dark threads are as needed in the Weaver’s skillful …

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Just Enough

I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content.  Phil.4:11 God has given me ‘just enough’ of everything!  Everything to satisfy whatever need I have at the time.  I don’t need ‘more’ of anything, because He has given me ‘just enough’ to be content. God gave the Israelites …

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