A Closer Look… I Give You Peace!

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I recently had a conversation with someone very dear to me about “peace.” I have thought much about “peace” in these days and this is what I came up with. Peace has to begin in me. In Luke 19:42 the Word says: “If you had known in this day, even you, the things which make for peace!” All over the …

A Closer Look… How Great is the Distance

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“How great is the distance that separates man from God.” As I read these words one of my morning devotionals, I could not move from them. It was as though a rock had fallen upon my chest and I read these words over and over. There is no ruler, no measuring tape that can give me a “distance” between God …

A CLOSER LOOK… Five More Minutes

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This morning I listened to a new song written and sung by Scotty McCreery – FIVE MORE MINUTES.  Even while listening, my mind raced through so many times that I wished I had “five more minutes” to bask in the enjoyment or the specialness of the moment. I don’t know about all of you, but it seems as though my …

A CLOSER LOOK… Kitchen Table

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Yesterday we had several people in our house for a gathering and it was wonderful.  On the kitchen table is where we placed all the food to be shared — there were many bowls and plates and drinks; forks, spoons, knives; coffee, cream, sugar;  iced tea, juices, etc. etc. etc.– everything that makes a gathering so enjoyable. On my kitchen …