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The last time anyone heard from me on this author blog, was in July!  That’s a long time to go without saying hi, hey?  Now here I am with the latest Songdove Books Christmas Promo!  Summer this year was crazy, as was the Fall.  Things are settling down now, which …

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Your Focus Determines Your Security

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Sometimes, I like listening to the radio to get a bead on what society is thinking, feeling, and longing for.  Occasionally, listening to Christian radio ends up affording the same opportunity for discovery.  This morning, I was listening to Praise106.5FM again, streaming it over my ‘net connection, when Dan Bremnes’ …

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1 Samuel 12: 24 Consider what God has done for you

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Regular readers of my blog will know that a steady daily devotional time doesn’t always happen.  I went for quite a while judging myself over this until I realized that my daily intake of God’s Word was still happening, just not all in one shot or in the way many …

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April Fools – In God’s eyes, who would the fools be?

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It’s a peeve of mine every year.  I warn those near me not to engage in it or face the consequences.  I’m often seen as a kill-joy as a result, and this post will probably be taken in that vein by those who don’t see a problem with the subject …

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“Stand Still and Focus on Me!”

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If you follow my blog or have read more than one of my books, you’ll know that God regularly speaks to me about focus and rest in Him no matter what is going on around me.  This came up again part way through the morning service as the congregation sat …

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Isaiah 5:8 Woe unto them that join house to house,

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Isaiah 5:8  Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field, till there be no place, that they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth! This verse came back to mind as I was reading the news on  Two headlines grabbed me …

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1 Samuel 7 – Prepare Your Hearts and Serve Him ONLY!

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1 Samuel 7:3-4  And Samuel spake unto all the house of Israel, saying, If ye do return unto the LORD with all your hearts, then put away the strange gods and Ashtaroth from among you, and prepare your hearts unto the LORD, and serve him only: and he will deliver …

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Haven’t Blogged All Month!

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I must ask everyone’s forgiveness.  I just realized that my last blog posting took place near the final weekend in November.  At that time, I was just putting together my latest book: 30 Days of Advent Colouring Journal, and diving into a busy choir season with Kelowna Community Gospel Choir. …

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Ruth Chapter 3: Sit Still, my daughter. . .

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Ruth 3:18  Then said she, Sit still, my daughter, until thou know how the matter will fall: for the man will not be in rest, until he have finished the thing this day. I had been in prayer this morning, bringing needs before the Lord and thanking Him, showing appreciation …

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From Destructive Sheeple Behaviour in Judges to the Determination of Ruth

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My notes for the book of Judges were sparse to say the least.  If there is a book showing the incredible yo-yo effect of followers rather than those who make solid choices, this book was it!  The book of Judges also shows the dangers of not following God’s commands fully, …

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