Abide, Don’t Strive


Eyes Fixed

James 3:4 - A small rudder on a huge ship in the hands of a skilled captain sets a course in the face of the strongest winds. (MSG)We enjoy the lake that is in our city as much as we can. Having a boat is an added bonus in our lives, and we are very grateful for the...

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Psalm 25:16 - Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted. (NIV)When Mr. Tumnus, one of our miniature goats, died, his mother, Lucy, was inconsolable. Within weeks, all excess flesh dropped from her bones. Her coat became dull and dry. Her...

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Watch Bird of the Vent

John 3:16 For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have everlasting life.I looked out the hotel window and observed a circular air vent across the way. Many sparrows were flying in and out of it....

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The Guard

Psalm 4:8 - I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety. (NIV)Matthew 10:29-31 - Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from the will of your Father. And even the very hairs of...

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