Tag Archives: Holy Spirit

God’s Gentleness

I got up early and headed for the woods. I asked the Lord to help me make my thoughts obedient to Christ. I just wanted to hear Him, not my own words in my head. Looking down at my feet, … Continue reading

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The Promise

God promised me a Filling Pow’r His Helper gave to me. But I, instead of living filled, live empty, in defeat.  ~ God gifted me the Holy Ghost Through Jesus’ sacrifice. Instead of living in His strength I struggle and … Continue reading

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Silence Please

  I walked into the woods today, God’s will and heart to find. I poured my worries on the way. Searched Him for rest of mind. ~ As quiet came and stillness neared, My racing thoughts He eased. My doubting … Continue reading

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Winter of the Soul

Cold covers the earth. She has seeped under every rock and crevasse and is trying her best to make her way through my front door and windows.  She is staying, not budging nor moving on soon. She has blanketed the … Continue reading

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Getting a Grip

Ice and snow made the paths treacherous. I was not in the mood of falling again. Once was enough. (I also much rather get an increased heart rate from a brisk walk than from falling headlong in the snow.) I … Continue reading

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Five-Dollar Blessings

(Several of you, have asked me to share how the Lord provided through five-dollar gift cards to a homeless ministry in Chicago. I pray the following recalling of the events brings God all the glory. I am not that bright … Continue reading

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Open Me

Open my eyes to the souls next to me. Open my vision to hearts who can’t see. Open my ears so their cries I can hear. Open my life, living Christ’s hope – not fear. Open my arms to the … Continue reading

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