Monthly Archives: April 2018

Caving In

He had arrived.  The man had risen from a virtual nobody in an insignificant family, to the king of his country.  He was worshiped and adored by the majority of his people – in fact, they had begged for him … Continue reading

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We’re His

Just in case you ever wonder – Jesus, doesn’t lose what the Father has given Him! (To receive free 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:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/books.html).

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Replaying or Refreshing?

You can’t undo the past… but you can certainly not repeat it.  (Bruce Willis) I had messed up.  Pretty big that time – and the echoes still reverberate in the deepest parts of my being.  I can still see my … Continue reading

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Riding the Fence

In his book, Driven From Within, basketball great, Michael Jordan tells about an encounter he had with an NBA friend, Fred Whitfield.  As the story goes, Jordan was visiting Whitfield’s home one day and asked to borrow a jacket.  Whitfield … Continue reading

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Train Wreck

A wife is not a body to be used, but a person to be loved. (Leslie Vernick)  Every woman reading just shouted AMEN!!  Such a statement seems so plainly obvious, but I felt the need to share it.  Why?  Because … Continue reading

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Big and Small

If I’m gonna tell a real story, I’m gonna start with my name. (Kendrick Lamar) I know nothing about Mr. Lamar, or the context from which this quote was taken; however, his words seem to speak for many people – … Continue reading

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Chasing Butterflies

Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.  (Nathaniel Hawthorne) Not long ago we talked about the weariness we encounter as we swim … Continue reading

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