AM I CRAZY ENOUGH

Jesus replied, “What is impossible with man is possible with God.”  Luke 18:27 Well as usual I find myself at the last minute beginning a piece for the Encouragem.  I wonder sometimes if anybody reads what I write and sometime I am afraid they do.  The subject line is always …

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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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SARAH

Sarah and I would exchange ‘the look’.  You know, the times when your eyes would meet, and you knew you were communicating beyond the surface.  You knew, while the words might be the same, they were closer to the heart, closer to truth.  Absent would be the odd but somehow …

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Holy Spirit Rain on Me

David Timms message in his IN HOPE newsletter on August 8, 2003. Some of us couldn’t sustain a cactus in the crusty conditions we call our lives.  Here’s a prayer for any of us who know this experience.  Perhaps you’d like to take 3-5 minutes and pray this – not …

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