Worship from the Heart

Worship is more than singing a song.  It’s how you live, what you choose, Who you walk with. Worship flows from a heart of thanksgiving that delights in the expansive encounter of knowing  Father God.  It’s the joy of knowing Jesus.  It’s the grace of discovering Holy Spirit. I started worshiping  at eight years old […]

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Writer’s Hack

That first November snow. That first November cold. Hacky cough cracky cough brachy cough enough, cough. Flee.Pachyderm how you squirm and flail and wail and sail upon unchartered seas like a grey T-rex bigheaded shortlimbed thumper crashing through ideas hunting for substance hoping for sustenance one determined dinosaur pursuing truth shrugging shrinking reaching seeking craving […]

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Limits Redfined – Franklin Graham Inspires and Challenges

Living Beyond the Limits is a great fast read highlighting one of America’s most giving families. With simple honesty,Franklin Graham, son of Billy Graham and CEO of the Samaritan’s Purse, offers seventeen moving chapters of hisexperiences delivering hands on medical, physical, emotional and spiritual support to desperate people aroundthe globe.  With the theme of living a life in […]

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Dear Deb

  Last January, my friend was in hospital for six long weeks undergoing a bone marrow transplant.  I didn’t know how to help or encourage and feeling helpless, I stumbled into Faith Family Bookstore and asked a clerk for some help. “Do you have anything for someone going through cancer, that isn’t preachy or churchy?” […]

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The Power of Sight

I love this video.  The power of words to change perception, to inspire, to motivate, to encourage is unlimited.  Likewise, words can incite hatred, war, prejudice, tear apart a marriage, crush a child’s hopes.  All of us have encountered the power of words in our lives. Yesterday, I encountered the power of words differently.  I […]

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Dancing Out Loud

This past month I have been recuperating from surgery with plenty of unexpected time on my hands.  To my joy, I discovered YouTube to be a treasure trove of unexpected glory flashes of God at work all over this beloved globe.  Saturday, I gasped at the power of God displayed at a Feast of Tabernacle […]

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A Mighty Rushing Encounter

Here is Angus Buchan’s firsthand account of this amazing encounter with the Holy Spirit of God at the Ein Gedi Feast of Tabernacles Sunday September 30, 2012 hosted by the International Christian Assembly Jerusalem Dear Friends The young man that accompanied me on my trip to Israel, after experiencing the phenomenon that I am about to […]

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