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Blog archives for December, 2017

Archive for December, 2017

Friday, December 29th, 2017

WORSHIP There are two ways to worship God. One way is to do the things He wants done in His kingdom here on earth – be kind to everyone you meet; give generously to His causes; fight on His side; visit people in hospitals, nursing homes, and jails; and other such things. The other way […]

Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

SAVING A LIFE I was on the phone several times with Tyler yesterday and once this morning. A friend of his from back in high school called him to announce he had downed a bottle of pills with a pint of whiskey and wanted to say goodbye. Tyler talked to Dan about Jesus and getting […]

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

A MATTER OF PERSPECTIVE It’s not so much what you do but where you are standing when you do it. Whatever does that mean? you might ask, with a frown on your forehead and a blank stare at the wall. Well, there are two worlds you can choose to stand in. One is the natural […]

Friday, December 15th, 2017

ECHOES IN ETERNITY Night is coming—for you and for me. Getting to heaven has nothing to do with our righteous works. Our entrance fee is paid for fully by Jesus and his perfect sacrifice. But Scripture is clear that our treasure in heaven is connected to our lives on earth. It is possible to go […]

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

THE DIVINE ECHO Pastor Bill’s sermon this past Sunday was about The Divine Echo. The Holy Spirit speaks to you what God wants you to hear. Are you listening? The Holy Spirit continues to call us and guide us and minister to us, like an echo reverberating through the mountains. Are we listening? Do we […]

Saturday, December 9th, 2017

I GROW COLD During my God Time this morning, I was convicted by Revelation 2:4&5 Yet I hold this against you: You have forsaken your first love. Remember the height from which you have fallen. Repent and do the things you did at first. I have been too careful of late, not wanting to wear […]

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

THE HOLY SPIRIT WRITES A BLOG Now, here’s a new one for me. I’m letting the Holy Spirit write this blog. Pardon me as I quiet my mind and listen for what He has to say to y’all, and to me as well. You hurry and scurry all over the place buying Christmas presents and […]

Friday, December 1st, 2017

TYLER GIVES BACK Tyler called me yesterday morning with the news that he’s been asked to help out the Metro Hope Center in Minneapolis, the rehab facility where he lived for 14 months. The staff member who was a counselor on call for the Friday and Saturday and sometimes Sunday night shifts left for some […]