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Tag Archives: prayer

Don’t Worry

Dear God: Thank you for waking me to a new day of hope and grace. You say there is no need to worry, yet life …

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In Over My Head

When I was about seven years old, I was home in The Bahamas, when my family and I decided to have a beach outing with …

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How to Know God

Knowing God – Is it really possible to know God? Jesus said, “If you’ve seen me, you’ve seen the father.” A reality check informs us …

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Thankful to Be Alive

One beautiful autumn morning my husband and I traveled along the New York State Thruway, listening to music on cassettes rather than chatting. The year …

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Worth the Pain

Ok, I hate getting stopped by cops. Who doesn’t? I’m not a speeder, yet I’ve had plenty of tickets. Proof of this lies in the …

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The Annoying Seatmate

Last fall I decided to take a train journey. I thought a quiet, peaceful train ride across the US would give me time for reflection …

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A Radical Idea

Dear God: The law of heaven calls for a radical way of living that turns human logic on its head. It’s customary for us to …

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My Adversary

Dear God: I’m exhausted and feel like I’ve been fighting a war with one hand tied behind my back. I have misjudged my opponent. He …

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Aunt Bessie’s Dream

I was born in Klawock, Alaska in 1938, and the name ‘What Staw’ was given me. (What Staw—The Raven that takes the long way around.) …

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Panic and Prayer

It’s a recurring nightmare that happens to me frequently. A line of cars face me, staring my vehicle down with destructive intent. A flash of …

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