Tag Archives: Holy Spirit

Music Monday: Oceans

Okay, I usually only do Music Mondays in the summer, but I have to add this one today. I love the faith and confidence that comes in this song. When we step out, when God calls us to something difficult, … Continue reading

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True faith

“Modern people will say, ‘I’m spiritual, but not religious.’ … The implication is that any belief is a bad one; any belief that causes a person to change direction, make any real alteration in life, undergo any transformation, change any … Continue reading

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Still locked away…

As we continue with our Gospel reading from yesterday, I have to admit I’ve always found the next part of the scene a little disturbing. On the day of Jesus’ resurrection, after He enters the locked room where the disciples are hiding and … Continue reading

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Come be My Light: How?

All the light we’ve been talking about is so appealing, but there are times when we just don’t know that we can do it. Life is busy, life gets heavy, and sometimes we hardly have enough light to get ourselves … Continue reading

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Peace

“The peace that surpasses all understanding.” This is how Paul describes what your spirit is like when you are filled with the Holy Spirit. Or with faith, or with Jesus, or … I spend my time trying to put into … Continue reading

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Fire in my Soul

I love to sit by the fire, good book in one hand, hot mug in the other, the smell and crackle of the burning wood filling the air, the cold kept at bay as I am surrounded by warmth. I … Continue reading

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The Power of Love

  I’ve been thinking about the Holy Spirit recently. We have a picture of God as Father, and one of Jesus as Son and Savior, but the Holy Spirit doesn’t get a lot of press outside of looking like a … Continue reading

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Do you believe?

Jesse Tree Day 18: We don’t really hear much about Joseph. Yet, what little is written about him says a great deal. He is a kind man, who must love Mary. Back in the day, if your betrothed showed up … Continue reading

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Breathe

Life has been a bit busy around here the last couple weeks. In fact, it’s been downright crazy. But I love how God shows up even in the craziness. I love how He breaks through the noise and speaks to … Continue reading

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Take My Heart

I had a moment this weekend as I prepared to listen to the Gospel. Just before it is read, we make small crosses on our forehead, lips, and chest, and silently pray, “Bless my mind that I may understand, my … Continue reading

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