The Other Side of Clouds

"I have read in Plato and Cicero sayings that are very wise and very beautiful; but I never read in either of them: “Come unto me all ye that labour and are heavy laden.”"  (Saint Augustine of Hippo 354–430)The world owes much of its beauty to the clouds in the sky. ...

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Repairing the Lines

"Hear a just cause, O LORD; attend to my cry! Give ear to my prayer from lips free of deceit!" (Psalm 17:1 ESV)Roy Minich tells of a strange discovery he made as he was walking along a country lane near his summer camp. In a weedy fence corner, he noticed a large...

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What the Books Did…

"But the fruit that the Spirit produces in a person's life is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control." (Galatians 5:22-23a ERV)Over twenty years ago, my husband's studies in contemporary philosophy had pushed him...

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Directions

"Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God." (1 John 4:7 NIV)“Ow, ow, ow, ow, OW!”  I had just woken up and when I sat up I could feel my whole body   hurting.  My ankles were aching.  My...

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The Welcome

"When a foreigner resides among you in your land, do not mistreat them. The foreigner residing among you must be treated as your native-born. Love them as yourself, for you were foreigners in Egypt. I am the Lord your God." (Leviticus 19:33-34 NIV)My daughter's young...

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Inspirational stories to lift up your soul closer to God. Find out how awesome our God really is. Real-life experiences as well as illustrations are available on this site.

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