Tag Archives: Stop

Music Monday: From the Inside Out

“Everlasting, Your light will shine when all else fades.” So many parts of this song speak to me, but this line stands out a bit more brightly for me today. When everything else is gone, when everything has fallen away, … Continue reading

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The Sounds of Silence

We are always on. The phone, the computer, the television, the people around us, music. Our world is filled with noise and distraction, responsibilities and needs. So, it can be very hard for us to be quiet. It seems like … Continue reading

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I’m waiting…

God is funny sometimes. I write a chapter in Be Not Afraid about how we shouldn’t fear delays, and God gives me a two month halt in the progress of something I am trying to do. I was going strong, and then … Continue reading

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A little help?

  A couple stood at the exit from church as I was leaving this weekend. Holding a sign asking for help with food and rent, it seemed a hopeful and reasonable place to be. I stopped and asked them if … Continue reading

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No

It’s so frustrating when God says no.  How often do we complain that God doesn’t answer our prayers when He doesn’t give us what we want?  It’s funny, we see Him as a fast food drive-through sometimes.  “I prayed for … Continue reading

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Don’t Stop

Bad habits are hard to break.  It is difficult to just stop a habit, and sometimes you shouldn’t. Instead, it should be replaced.  A friend once told me that she was going to try to stop gossiping and talking badly … Continue reading

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