Monthly Archives: March 2018

Let Them Watch

“My father didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it” (Clarence “Bud” Kelland) I’d never heard of Kelland, but I appreciate his words above.  By them, I believe he meant that his father … Continue reading

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Why He Searches

Mary Van Deusen’s question to her friend was this – did God want HER, or what she could do for Him?  It’s a question that many of us have asked over time.  In a letter dated March 25, 1954, CS … Continue reading

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The Ruler and His Reasons

It’s not uncommon to encounter folks who think that God is a cosmic killjoy in the sky – an overbearing ogre who simply wants to control people with stifling rules.   I guess from the outside looking in, it could look … Continue reading

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Walls of Fear, Steps of Faith

Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.  (Martin Luther King, Jr.) Faith has never come easily to me.  I’m much more like the African Impala that won’t jump if it can’t see where … Continue reading

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Bad Company

Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.  (George Washington) If we were together at this moment, we could go around the room and hear … Continue reading

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Maewyn Succat

In 385, Calpurnius and Conchessa Succat welcomed their son, Maewyn, into the family.  At the age of 14, Maewyn was captured by a band of raiders and taken from his native Kilpatrick, Scotland to Ireland, where for the next 6 years he … Continue reading

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Joy in the Morning

After a long, and perhaps difficult night – it’s always possible to start each new day with joy. (To receive these daily devotions via email, subscribe at:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/blogs—daily-devotions.html. For more information about the ministry, or to order the devotional books, visit:  … Continue reading

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