Shines and Saves

Valentine’s Love

Ephesians 1:6 - He has made us accepted in the Beloved. (NKJV)People, as well as creatures, have pecking orders. Not too long ago, we purchased a new budgie. When we first put Colby into the bird cage, the other three birds moved away from him. He wasn't one of the...

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Living Prayers

One evening, as I was heading for my favourite spot to worship my Heavenly Father, I was stopped in my tracks to see my wife trying to help my youngest son with his French assignment."This is cool!" I thought. "I sure have a caring family!"As I was about to sit down,...

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Be My Valentine

Valentines are given to those that you love. I pray we will remember our dear Lord, above.He is our greatest love, on this special day.Be my valentine.You are my friend and the best that can be.God sent you into my life for a reason, you see.No other friendship could...

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My Special Valentine

Lord, You are my Valentine; The one that I adore. You gave your life up, just for mine; You thought I was worth dying for.   There's no greater love on earth Than the love You've shown for me; And I could search this whole world over, From sea to shining sea....

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Romance in the Elevator

“Hey, buddy.” I stroked my son’s new puppy’s silky ears. “What are you going to name him?” “Bogart.” My son said with pride in his voice. “Now, that’s an interesting name.” “Yeah, he’s not going to be a wimpy dog.” Humor With that name, I imagined my son had visions...

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Valentines Baby

When I was expecting my oldest son, my due date was Valentine's Day. I was pretty excited when I learned this bit of information, and throughout the next few months, I found myself hoping that my baby would actually arrive on his due date. I couldn’t think of a more...

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Valentine’s Day