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GIft #1089: Us

No, I have not disappeared from the face of the earth.  But I have been doing a fair bit of travelling and I’ll be off again on adventures this weekend.  The nights that I have spent at home have been … Continue reading

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Gift #1085: A New Covenant

This past week we’ve looked at the covenants that God has made with his people throughout history and have seen how God used these covenants to draw people into relationship with Him, reveal His character, and demonstrate His faithful love.  … Continue reading

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GIft #1084: Covenant with David

After the people of Israel had resettled back in their homeland and prospered, they looked for a king to lead and unite them.  God chose a young shepherd boy by the name of David to guide His people.  It would … Continue reading

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Gift #1082: Covenant with Abraham

Today’s covenant takes us to an ancient city bustling with life and culture.  Into this civilization, God reaches out to one man and speaks: Go from your country, your people and your father’s household to the land I will show … Continue reading

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Gift #1081: Covenant with Noah

The next time we see God making a covenant, it is hundreds and hundreds of years later in the aftermath of the great flood.  After warning the world for 120 years of impending judgement for their sin, only 8 individuals … Continue reading

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GIft #1079: Heading towards Easter

I’ve been excitedly anticipating Easter for a long time and now it’s nearly here.  As early as January, I was thinking about what to blog about for Easter week in preparation of Resurrection Sunday.  At that time my church was starting … Continue reading

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Gift #1045: Christmas Thoughts

Boy I’ve really fallen off the blogging bandwagon.  It’s been a while since I’ve last had time to sit down and think about writing a post.  Days have been filled to capacity with activity since mid-autumn and there’s still a … Continue reading

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Gift #1044: Thanksgiving Blessings – Kingdom Coming

Yesterday we spent time reflecting on God’s provision for us and the rest of His creation.  Because we can trust Him to meet our needs, we are free to seek after His kingdom and make it a reality in our … Continue reading

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Gift #1043: Thanksgiving Blessing – Ravens and Lilies

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  I hope you had a wonderful day surrounded in love.  For today’s post celebrating Thanksgiving, we are going to spend more time in the gospel of Luke listening to what Jesus says as He encourages us to … Continue reading

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Gift #1041: Thankgiving Blessing #1 – Rest

Today’s words are probably one of the best loved of Christ’s invitations: “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.  Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle … Continue reading

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