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A Few Passes on the Planer

Even as planing wood removes defects from an old board, the Lord’s work on our hearts continually shapes us. Continue reading

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Kicking Against the Goad

What is the part of you that God has been working on the longest? What is the part that seems to be taking the most time and effort to re-shape into the reflected image of Christ? Continue reading

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Beyond Winter’s Testings

Even in the long harsh winter, God’s work continues in us; His fruit is born in all seasons. Continue reading

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Witness of Weakness

Passing through our middle years, we are still occasionally surprised not to see that younger memory of ourselves when we look in the mirror. Continue reading

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Horse Sense

Even though no other horse is anywhere near him, he pounds forward, straining and stretching, a graceful fury of muscle, bone and tendon in unparalleled power and coordination. Continue reading

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The Right Tool, Plugged In

I know that I also struggled with life, trying to accomplish with human effort what cannot be accomplished with human effort; Continue reading

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A Generous Outpouring

Such is the working in our hearts, minds, souls and spirits with the generous outpouring of God’s Holy Spirit. Continue reading

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