Category Archives: spiritual growth

Raising Them Right

My daughter  was over with her two girls Avery and Haley the other day and needless to say, it was a good day.  It is always a good day whenever any of our kids or grandkids visit.  They are all … Continue reading

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Healing and Growing a Little at a Time

For my devotional reading today, I read Mark 8:22-26.  It details for us Jesus healing a blind man.  This particular healing by Christ is differs from others mentioned in the gospels.  This one is progressive in nature rather than instantaneous.  … Continue reading

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What About Church? Do I Need to Go?

If you have repented of your sins and accepted Christ as your Lord and Savior – congratulations!  You have been forgiven of your sins, received eternal life and you will spend eternity with the Lord in Heaven!  That is awesome!  … Continue reading

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The Possibilities during Persecution

Going through a tough time?  Are you in the midst of a trial now and it seems like a setback on your walk of faith?  Paul writing from the midst of situation that most of us would consider a setback … Continue reading

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Grow in Grace and Knowledge

 The granddaughters came over the other day and we spent the afternoon doing the usual, playing hide and seek, singing songs and coloring and drawing.  While we were drawing I noticed that Haley who is two and a half years … Continue reading

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Spiritual Growth

I was blessed to visit with some friends this week that I had not seen in a few years. They were members at a church that I used to pastor in south Austin. It was great to catch up on … Continue reading

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