Monthly Archives: August 2019

Deer Bones and Gas Tanks

The lesson involved a reminder to be thankful.  As I drove home from church a few minutes later, I was saying a silent prayer to God thanking Him for His many provisions.  I felt prompted to thank Him for the … Continue reading

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How in the World?

It occurs only a couple of times a year – and it’s not a store’s semi-annual sale!  No, every few months I seem to ask myself, “How in the world did you end up HERE, Dave?!” Almost always it occurs … Continue reading

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The Eye of Integrity

Perhaps your Bible has a title above Psalm 101 similar to mine, “A Vow of Integrity. A Psalm of David.” After opening the Psalm with praise to the Lord for His steadfast love and justice (101:1-2), David turned his attention … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Perseverance

Had we known, we never would have taken the first step! I had asked a local resident to suggest an “easy” hike for my family within Rocky Mountain National Park.  Following their recommendation, we found the trailhead and enthusiastically set … Continue reading

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Responsive Humility

It’s a fascinating passage.  Josiah, the young king of Judah, set out to restore his nation to the ways of the Lord.  And he accomplished many wonderful things.  However in the 18th year of his reign, the book of the … Continue reading

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Mountains of Wax

The views were spectacular.  Everywhere we ventured in the national park provided a new and glorious site.  The mountains were simply majestic – so rugged, so massive, and well, so ROCKY! While there were trails for us to follow, those … Continue reading

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Pleasing Prayer

Scripture tells us that our prayers please the Lord – so do we need any other reason? (To receive free daily devotions via email, sign up at:  https://theteachableheart.com/classrooms-%26-devotions.  For more information about the ministry, or to order the devotional books, visit: … Continue reading

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