Darkness and Light


See and Yet Not Understand

"Because our understanding is earthbound . . . Human to the core . . . Limited . . . Finite . . . We operate in a dimension totally unlike our Lord . . . Who knows no such limitations. We see now. He sees forever." (Charles R. Swindoll)There are things that we see...

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A Hand in a Hand

"I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God’s hands, that I still possess." (Martin Luther 1483–1546)There is a beautiful story about a child playing with a vase his mother had left on the table for a few moments....

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Encouraging Others

I read of a man involved in a terrible accident. When they freed his mangled body, there was so little life left that he was almost given up for dead. But when the surgeons had finished their work there remained only a wreck of a man.Both legs were gone; the left arm...

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Follow Me

Luke chapter 10, verses 25-37 brings us the parable of the Good Samaritan. Here we have a story about a well-to-do legal eagle anxious to make an impression and display his knowledge of the scriptures. But Jesus threw back the challenge and asked him who was the...

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A Mother’s Heart

"No man is poor who has had a godly mother" (Abraham Lincoln 1809–1865)I have no idea who wrote the following therefore I am unable to acknowledge the author, but as today is Mother's Day in many countries they deserve this message, given with love and thanks.A little...

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The Chalk

“The greatest works are done by the ones. The hundreds do not often do much, the companies never; it is the units, the single individuals, that are the power and the might” (Charles Haddon Spurgeon 1834-1892)Do you remember the stuff you used to write with on the...

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"I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness that I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again" (Stephen Grellet.1773–1855)If there is one...

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Ron Clarke