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Amazed and Inspired

Who is God? The One who is not flawed; Maker of the heaven and earth; The One with us from birth; The breath of all Creation; The same for every generation; The One who makes it thunder; Provides miracles and … Continue reading

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Lessons from the Book of Esther

I’ve been reading and studying over the last few weeks in the Book of Esther. I would like to sum up my study in this poem: Lessons from the Book of Esther. Unwise choices lead to unpleasant predicaments. King Xerxes didn’t … Continue reading

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Good Things Happen to Good People

At the second feast as recorded in Esther 7-8, Esther request that her life be spared and the life of her people be spared. Esther’s open identification with her people emphasized to the king that it was people close to her … Continue reading

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Faith Described

Confidence and trust These two are a must Reading often Your Word Is what keeps the heart stirred  Witnesses help profess As we give You our yes The statement of conviction Is a huge benediction  The mountains intensify The vast … Continue reading

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Spirit-Filled

The poem below was inspired by a sermon. The sermon title is “Self-Powered or Spirit-Filled” by Steve Ramsdell delivered on Sunday 04-28-2013 Jesus had risen And afterwards seen Plenty of excitement Then back to the routine  During the long wait … Continue reading

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Unstoppable Life

We are in a sermon series called “Unstoppable” at First United Methodist Church Waco. Last Sunday, the message titled “Unstoppable Life” was presented and can be watched at this link.  The poem below was inspired by the message.  Kingdom living … Continue reading

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Atonement

It is God who is our mighty power But David thought it was his finest hour He went through a prideful phase But then he repents and prays As fast as seven eleven God sends fire from heaven Reconciled to … Continue reading

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Faith Connection

Faith is invisible but very mighty As one relies on the great God Almighty It’s the thing unseen Helping in everything Faith the intangible internal The perfect key to life eternal Like a breath of fresh air It’s vital to … Continue reading

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Being Pleasant

Being able to work together with others in a pleasant, courteous, and agreeable way is a very important trait in today’s highly technical and specialized world. Things seem to run smoother when those you work with are in good moods. … Continue reading

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Tools for the Journey

Life is a journey. The Holy Spirit helps us to develop the tools needed for this journey. The notes taken from sermons, Bible lessons, or our daily scripture readings are the equipment and tools we need to pack. One way … Continue reading

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