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Swaddled in His Grace

by: carole l. haines 20 “For I say to you that unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven. (Matthew 5:20 NASB) What a peculiar statement.  What kind of righteousness did … Continue reading

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All you are is in my way

By: carole l. haines My husband and I went out for what we thought would be a refreshing twilight drive.  Windows down, through the woods, it was easy-breezy.  But then, others cars started to show up behind us.  Now we … Continue reading

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Contents Under Pressure

Ever been under tremendous stress in your life?  Of course you have.  We all have.  Sometimes the most difficult thing is watching someone you love be pressed down, crushed under the weight of an ongoing difficulty.  I, personally, seem to … Continue reading

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The reed in His right hand

Matthew 27:27-31 Jesus Is Mocked 27 Then the soldiers of the governor took Jesus into the Praetorium and gathered the whole Roman cohort around Him. 28 They stripped Him and put a scarlet robe on Him. 29 And after twisting together a crown … Continue reading

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Hope Renewed

Hope renewed By: Elora C. Seniah (aka) Carole L. Haines Hope is written across Natures’ face As we yield to her alluring grace As the Sun is setting behind our backs The Moon is rising before our eyes As the … Continue reading

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As much as they could understand

I do so love the heart of God.  He is so kind and patient with us.  This can be distinctly seen in the way that Jesus interacts with people. MARK 4:30-34 New Living Translation (NLT) PARABLE OF THE MUSTARD SEED 30 Jesus … Continue reading

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In a foreign land

Psalm 137:1-4  By the rivers of Babylon, There we sat down and wept, When we remembered Zion. 2 Upon the [a]willows in the midst of it We hung our [b]harps. 3 For there our captors [c]demanded of us [d]songs, And our tormentors … Continue reading

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