My Shadow

Stand Up and Cheer

“But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.” Acts 1:8It’s easy to cheer when you’re in the “home team’s...

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The Promise

He'll be 80 on his next birthday. I look at the eyes that have seen so much sadness in his life. His mother whose life was taken with cancer. His wife of many years who lost her life to MS. His daughter who lost her battle with cancer. There are grandchildren, but...

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A Blessed Prayer

"Jabez was more honorable than his brothers. His mother had named him Jabez, saying, "I gave birth to him in pain." Jabez cried out to the God of Israel, "Oh, that you would bless me and enlarge my territory! Let your hand be with me, and keep me from harm so that I...

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The Biscuit Sermon

Grandma discovered a very great sermon.Her little grandson was watching her make biscuits. On each biscuit she put a face. She put a sultana for each eye and three sultanas for a smiling mouth.When the biscuits were baked, they looked like a tray of little faces just...

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A Beautiful Moment

Proverbs 19:17 He who is kind to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will reward him for what he has done.About eighteen months ago, I was in Macdonald's restaurant, having a coffee before Sunday School. At one of the tables, a woman was sitting alone, who looked...

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Eastern Courtesy

Although I am quite content to live in my own province, I have noticed a great difference between it and the eastern provinces of Canada.Take the campgrounds for example. In order to reduce the cost of accommodations and food, we pull a tent trailer and stay in...

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Eastern Hospitality

Our last full day on Prince Edward Island sounded promising. We had made reservations in Alberton to take a boat tour to see the Blue Heron colony and to visit Sand Hill Island. We couldn't have asked for better weather, and we made sure to arrive 30 minutes early. We...

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God’s Hands