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He Said, She Said Devotions

HE SAID, SHE SAID

Posted by on Feb 13, 2009 in He Said, She Said Devotions | 0 comments

HE SAID, SHE SAID

“Tents” Moments – He Said “…stand firm then,…with the breastplate of righteousness in place.” – Ephesians 6:14b   What would you attempt to do if you knew you wouldn’t fail? A few years back I found myself sleeping in a state park near Newark, Delaware. Some months earlier I’d lost my job. Oh, I knew where it was. The job was hiding in a cubicle in Bangalore, India but I wasn’t flying halfway around the world to bring it home. I couldn’t...

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He Said — She Said

Posted by on Jan 2, 2009 in He Said, She Said Devotions | 0 comments

He Said — She Said

> Do Overs — He Said, Eddie Jones “Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. I say to myself, “The LORD is my portion; therefore I will wait for him.’” Lamentations 3:22-24“Well… I guess Christmas is over,” my son said as I guided our car into the driveway. The front porch sparkled with lights embedded in green plastic garland draped across the railing. Through the glass window of the...

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HE SAID, SHE SAID

Posted by on Dec 19, 2008 in He Said, She Said Devotions | 0 comments

HE SAID, SHE SAID

Joseph The Dreamer — He Said “An angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. ‘Get up,’ he said, ‘take the child and his mother and escape to Egypt. Stay there until I tell you, for Herod is going to search for the child to kill him.’” Matthew 2:13 Dreams are the lifeblood of ideas. Before the world began, before there was man and woman and matching his and hers bath towels with monogrammed initials God dreamed of world filled with creatures made in His image. For some, for the...

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He Said, She Said

Posted by on Nov 21, 2008 in He Said, She Said Devotions | 0 comments

He Said, She Said

  Borderline Christians– He Said “Now on his way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. As he was going into a village, ten men who had leprosy met him. They stood at a distance and called out in a loud voice, “Jesus, Master, have pity on us!” – Luke 17:11 We may never know what impact our touch may have on another. As Christians we walk in the valley of colliding cultures. To our right is the kingdom of heaven with its promise of...

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He Said, She Said

Posted by on Nov 15, 2008 in He Said, She Said Devotions | 0 comments

He Said, She Said

She Won’t Shut Up – He Said “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens, a time to tear and a time to mend, a time to be silent and a time to speak.” – Ecclesiastes 3:1 & 7 When it comes to talking men are at a serious disadvantage. Experts tell us that women speak, on average, 20,000 words a day. Men might utter 20. We process information, calculate our response and carefully weigh the impact of our words. Often we do...

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He Said, She Said

Posted by on Oct 4, 2008 in He Said, She Said Devotions | 0 comments

He Said, She Said

BANKRUPT “Forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.” – Matthew 6:12 The headlines declared: Fallen! Fallen! – Investors Grew Rich From Excessive Greed A sidebar story warned readers to: Escape So You Will Not Share In Her Fall The year was 95 A.D., give or take a few years, and the apostle John was expounding on the Revelation of Christ. The account was the collapse of a mighty empire but the indictment of “Babylon” comes upon every nation that sells its birthright for...

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