Tag Archives: Satan

There’s a certain cat who I’d like to teach a lesson

There’s a white cat with splashes of black on it that hangs around in our front yard in the summers looking to get itself a bird.  We have several feeders and lots of birds.  I saw the cat this morning.  … Continue reading

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When you think you have the devil under wraps

The last 2 summers we have enjoyed the birds and the squirrels, and the squirrels knew their place – which was not in the bird feeders. All of the sudden this spring they’re back on the feeders. Continue reading

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Bearing witness to those who hate God – Why we love those who hate us

In her book The Helper (referring to the Holy Spirit), Catherine Marshall says that Jesus’ top priority for you and me as His followers is to witness to the world.  The problem for us is that the world is currently … Continue reading

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Too many of us aren’t fighting the good fight.

“I never got Satan riled up, never stood up for Jesus, and sought and achieved a pretty easy life” is not a victory speech. Continue reading

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Bet you can’t name a city without an E in it

Bet you can’t name a city without an E in it.  Short Gap.  Hahahahahaha!  See I did it!  Bet you can’t name a name without an E.  Oscar!!!!!  I’m so smart!!!!!!  Click like if you can read this upside down … Continue reading

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When it looks like evil’s winning

Evil – you are not winning and you do not win. Do not mistake your small victories for winning the war. Continue reading

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The world no longer hates the church

Let me begin with this Facebook post (I would file this under the “The world will hate you.  The world loves its own.”) from a friend of mine, Rev. Dr. S Michael Worley: Christianity today is so entangled with this … Continue reading

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Feeling out of place

We spend our whole lives trying to fit into a world that has no good will for us, nor a good ending for us. Continue reading

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God’s grace defeats Satan’s accusations

It’s my experience that the enemy is an accuser.  He sows seeds of doubt and guilt and lets the world water them.  He tells us that we, because of our past, and now our present imperfections, can be of no … Continue reading

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When you can not tell friend from foe

Yesterday twelve of us from Wesley Chapel went to the Union Rescue Mission and fed about 50 or so people, most of whom are homeless and many who live at the mission.  As I was standing out front drinking a … Continue reading

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