Monthly Archives: September 2009

4 Minute Daily Devotions: Sending Rain

Matthew 5:45b: He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous. It’s been a wonderful summer for growing plants in Tennessee this year. We’ve had plenty of rain … Continue reading

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Stushie Toons: Presidential Pain

With all the polarizing problems about health care, who would be President?

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Daily Devotions: Light of Liberty

Matthew 5: 14 “You are the world’s light. You cannot hide a city on a hill. The days following the 9/11 tragedy were amongst the weirdest that many of us ever experienced. To begin with, there were no planes in … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Still Amazed

Psalm 66: 5 Come and look at what God has accomplished; how awesome are His works in our behalf! John Calvin called them ‘the attestations of God’s witness to the world.’ Today we would call them natural wonders, divine intervention, … Continue reading

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Picturing the Psalms: Exhibit Update

My “Picturing the Psalms” exhibit is continuing at Bear Creek Coffee House at Middlebrook Pike, one mile west of Cedar Bluff throughout the month of September. So far I’ve sold six drawings. Here’s what has sold Search the Sea 2 … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Embracing Eternity

Ephesians 1:19b-21 That power is like the working of his mighty strength, which he exerted in Christ when he raised him from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly realms, far above all rule and … Continue reading

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4 Minute Daily Devotions: Remembering God

Psalm 111: 4 He has caused his wonders to be remembered; the LORD is gracious and compassionate. Sometimes I envy the people of the past, particularly those in the Old Testament. I wonder what it must have felt like to … Continue reading

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