Monthly Archives: December 2016

That still small voice

By: carole l. haines     (photo by: Bruce Nevin Haines) I don’t make New Year’s resolutions, I just don’t do it! My experience has taught me that it is a sure recipe for failure.  But what I do, is try to … Continue reading

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In THEIR cities

by: carole l. haines When Jesus had finished giving instructions to His twelve disciples, He departed from there to teach and preach in THEIR cities. (John 11:1 NASB) Sometimes the people we care about the most, are the ones who … Continue reading

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God does it anyway

by: carole l. haines I find it encouraging that there are so many stories and examples throughout the Bible, of God’s Will being accomplished is spite of the frailty of mankind.  So often people just plain flubbed it up, got … Continue reading

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Left-over Lights

by: carole l. haines Ever feel like that, a left-over?  Picked last when the neighborhood got up a game of soft-ball, left out of a special party; passed over, cast aside, ever felt that way? Well I sure have, and … Continue reading

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God is near to the brokenhearted

by: carole l. haines 17 The righteous cry, and the Lord hears and delivers them out of all their troubles. 18 The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. 19 Many are the afflictions of the … Continue reading

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Something (Someone) Greater

by: carole l. haines 6 But I say to you that something greater than the temple is here. (Matthew 12 NASB) The patience that the Lord showed toward us, while He was here on earth, points to His incredible love, mercy … Continue reading

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Always a Bridesmaid

by: carole l. haines Always a bridesmaid, never a Bride.  We’ve heard it said, perhaps we have said it ourselves.  Sometimes maybe we have even felt that way.  Why do other people’s lives seem to turn out great, but mine … Continue reading

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