Tag Archives: Prayer

Five Smooth Stones

I stumbled onto this TV show called Socrates in the City.  It’s a show where people just talk about stuff.  It seems to be Christian oriented but I haven’t explored further so I can’t be sure about that.  This particular … Continue reading

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Ode to Joy

For a variety of reasons I haven’t been walking at the gym lately.  The exercise always has a positive effect on me when I do.  I need to get back to it. The last couple of times I walked I … Continue reading

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A Prayer for the New Year

Father God, You know how dangerous our world has become.  ISIS, terrorism, mass shootings.  You know that we live in a society that is running headlong away from you, a society that is falling deeper and deeper into sin. You … Continue reading

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Sack Cloth and Ashes

I started a post a couple of years ago and didn’t finish it.  The draft has been hiding there all this time.  It has come to mind now and then but I just couldn’t make myself finish it.  I did … Continue reading

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Despair

There is a columnist in the local paper (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette) named Philip Martin.  I don’t usually agree with him but I like to read his stuff anyway.  Today he wrote about a singer who has just released a new album. … Continue reading

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Rational Obedience

We all know we should be obedient.  You know.  Things like giving, serving, prayer.  God tells us to do these things.  But we don’t want people to get the idea that God is a task master, that He just tells … Continue reading

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