• Devotionals,  Uncategorized

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    “Do everything without grumbling or arguing.” – Philippians 2:14  Sometimes we can take an otherwise perfect day or situation and turn it into something completely opposite with negativity.  It’s easy to do, and hard to erase once you get into the habit. Our outlook on life can change and it can influence those around us.  When we look for the negative in everything, that is what we will find; however, when we look for the good, it is there also.  There is a purpose hidden in every situation.  (Philippians 2:13)  “But test them all; hold on to what is good.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:21  Negativity can lead to anger, and can contaminate…

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    Prison Break

    “Around midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening. Suddenly, there was a massive earthquake, and the prison was shaken to its foundations. All the doors immediately flew open, and the chains of every prisoner fell off!” – Acts 16:25-26 The show, “Prison Break,” available on Netflix; is considered a binge worthy TV show. Michael Scofield, a man convicted of a crime he did not commit, is put behind bars in a maximum penitentiary.  He immediately begins planning a way to get himself out of prison so he can prove his innocence. Paul and Silas were also wrongly convicted and thrown…

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    No Two Alike

    The first snow is magical to me.  It invokes many different emotions for people.  Some become bitter; however, if you are like me, you become like a little kid in the playground ready to stick on your snow suit and dive right in!  We haven’t had a true snowfall as of yet, but I wait for it patiently.  There is a time and a season for everything on the earth.  (Ecclesiastes 3) It’s like a miracle, because it is a miracle!  Like a thousand perfect hexagonal prism like diamond pieces falling out of the sky, illuminating when the light hits them just the right way.  I could stand and watch…