Tag Archives: Vacation

USE IT OR LOSE IT!

Matthew – God’s Purposes Years ago, while a teacher in Oklahoma with limited funds given for supplies, we knew that what little was given to us, we must spend. Everyone knew it. Some teachers were frivolous, spending on consumables that … Continue reading

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IF GOD HADN’T BEEN FOR US…

Psalms – Prayers of Honesty and Praise   Think about a time that was challenging, maybe even horrible, for you as a believer. Say this out loud, “If God hadn’t been for us, we ________. Think about how God walked … Continue reading

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HOW DO WE GET THERE?

Psalms – Prayers of Honest and Praise   When you plan a trip to go to a very exciting place for vacation, to visit family, for a new job, or just to take a drive, you plan. You plan what … Continue reading

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THE RECKLESS LOVE OF GOD

Psalms – Prayers of honesty   It doesn’t get any plainer than our next prayer of honesty and realism. “Like our dogs, we age and weaken. and die.” Okay, then, tell us how you really feel! Right? But it is … Continue reading

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FINGERPAINTING TO A MASTERPIECE!

Hebrews – God’s Action in Jesus As a teacher of young lives we would encouraging ask first graders painting for the first time, “So, tell me about your picture” instead of “What in the world is this?”. See the difference? … Continue reading

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JOYFUL EXPECTANCY!

Thessalonians – Hope   “Oh, we can’t wait to go the beach for vacation!” The family has decided and are committed to going. They have set the date. Hope drives every thought as they dream about being there. Their hearts … Continue reading

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HOPELESSLY OUT OF TOUCH

Luke and The Lost When it comes to technology, are you told you are hopelessly out of touch? When it comes to relating to your children or grandchildren, do they roll their eyes with every comment you make about the … Continue reading

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