Tag Archives: God’s will

The Hard Truth

My friend has a remarkable singing voice.  He uses it for God’s Glory.  So when he sang at church the other day, and someone complained; it took him aback.  You see, he felt God’s goodness going through every vessel in … Continue reading

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What a Mess

It is so hard to trust.  It is so hard to just let things go. Recently, I have been challenged by God to let Him take the lead.  It has been so hard.  It involves waiting, listening and holding my … Continue reading

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Turn the Other Cheek

Sitting at the track meet, I was nervous for her. Megan was competing in her first outdoor track meet for high school. She was running in three events that day. This is nothing new for me. I am always nervous … Continue reading

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Tolerating the Difficult

Some personalities can clash. It just happens. I truly believe that God places people in our life to teach us lessons. Some of my very best friends were placed into my life by God. When I met each of them, … Continue reading

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Unexpected Packages

The reflection today comes from Acts 8:26-40 and Isaiah 53 Acts 8:26-40 As for Philip, an angel of the Lord said to him, “Go south down the desert road that runs from Jerusalem to Gaza.” 27 So he started out, and … Continue reading

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Justifying Your Behavior

In the book of I Samuel chapter 15, Samuel advises King Saul of the Lord’s Will. In verses 2-3 This is what the Lord of Heaven’s Armies has declared: “I have decided to settle accounts with the nation of Amalek … Continue reading

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Increase God, Decrease Me

“Just sit there and be quiet.  Don’t speak.  I will handle everything.  It will be better if you just listen since I know most of the information,” says God. Humility comes into play.  As you sit and listen, and desperately … Continue reading

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Jealously Guard Your Vocation

“Your vocation in life should make you more holy. Jealously, guard your vocation.” —Fr. Arbuckle, Asst Pastor at Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church. Vocation is a strong desire to spend your life doing a certain kind of work Jealously … Continue reading

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Are You Dancing the Dance?

Matthew 11:16-19 Jesus said to the crowds: “To what shall I compare this generation? It is like children who sit in marketplaces and call to one another, ‘We played the flute for you, but you did not dance, we sang … Continue reading

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God’s Perfect Plan

Luke 1:39-46 Mary set out and traveled to the hill country in haste to a town of Judah, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the infant leaped in her womb, and … Continue reading

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