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The Final Bow.

Jesus said, “It is finished.” With that, He bowed His head and gave up His spirit. John 19:30 (NIV) The final bow or curtain call occurs at the end of a performance when a crescendo of applause draws performers back to the stage to take a bow and lets the audience know the show is over. […]

My Chariot Awaits…

Then the Lord opened the servant’s eyes, and he (the servant) looked and saw the hills full of horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha. II Kings 6:17 Your chariot, m’lady. I can just see the dashing gentleman in tux and tails, hand gestured toward an open, gilded chariot, ushering me inside, onward to […]

As Is.

We fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal. II Corinthians 4:18 I can appreciate the concept, “What you see is what you get.” To a point.  A few days ago we listed our house of twenty years. Reasons […]

How I Struck it Rich.

Poor, yet making many rich; having nothing and yet possessing everything. 2 Corinthians 6:10b (NIV) You know those get rich quick schemes? Why would I give them more than a millisecond of thought?  Because I want more? Because I want the broad road to wealth? Because the development of character can be a long and […]

An Essential Promise.

Though You have made me see troubles, many and bitter, You will restore my soul. Psalm 71:20 That common response, “Put your big girl/boy pants on and get going.” 😏  🤨  😔 I’ve said it to others and others have said to me. Life hits hard. And God is not unaware: You have made me see troubles, […]