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Thursday, December 15: Approved to God

three years ago, humbled yet overflowing with gratitude for the Lord’s saving power and grace,  i felt called to share my life story.   i was told by a couple of priests back in australia that i should write a book about my experience so others could hear about … Continue reading

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Wednesday, November 30: “By the Grace of God I Am What I Am”

God works in strange ways to help us.  i know that He doesn’t believe in rules.  He treats each one different from the rest and puts man above laws.  nothing and no one bounds Him. i also know that He … Continue reading

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Wednesday, November 23: The Distraction of Contempt

many things distract me from faith in God.  topping the list are pride and fear. last sunday, i came down to the sound of something frying on high fire and an empty kitchen.  on my way down i had seen … Continue reading

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Tuesday, November 22: Shallow and Profound

“shallowness is not an indication that there is no depth to your life at all— even the ocean has a shore.”  — My Utmost For His Highest long ago and for a long time, i had someone campaigning vigorously to … Continue reading

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Sunday, November 6: Intimate Theology

month in and month out, we go through the motions of christianity — going to mass, praying the rosary, going to confession, attending a wedding, baptism, or burial  but few of us truly understand the essence and miss out on … Continue reading

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Friday, October 28: Justification By Faith

“repent and be saved!”  how often do we hear that?  how many of us have turned away discouraged?  today’s reading, however,  gives encouraging messages and a welcome change from the strong repent admonitions.  “when I turn to God and by belief accept what God reveals, instantly … Continue reading

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Friday, October 21: Impulsiveness or Discipleship?

okay, i am done being spoiled and i am not going to be impulsive but am i right in demanding at least some kindness and affection? should i hang around till God knows when because right after i debated with … Continue reading

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