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About 4hispraise

I am quite simply a child of our Lord God. What good that I have done or may do, I pray will reflect solely on the presence of The Holy Spirit who speaks for me in all things.

CONVENTIONAL WISDOM VS. AN UNCONVENTIONAL GOD

Most of us have used the phrase “conventional wisdom” as we sought to justify our actions. We want to be part of a whole team of thought that justifies our decisions. Surely, who would contest the consensus of many? One … Continue reading

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GODS PLAN FOR AGELESSNESS

The old Dutch proverb concludes; “We get too soon old, too late smart”. I may have quoted it a time or two when I was younger, and, with a smile. I not longer subscribe to the idea (If I ever … Continue reading

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DAILY BREAD… A TRIBUTE TO MY FATHER ON FATHERS DAY

It is 3:00 in the morning and there is a sliver of light and the hall light shows bright under my closed door. There is movement in the bathroom. Princess stirs from her sleep at my feet and growls softly. … Continue reading

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WHAT DADS DO

“Ok now, I’ll hold the bike, and you put your foot on the pedal and swing your leg over”. “That’s great!…. Here’s a little push,. Just keep the handlebars straight; now pedal”. “Super, Don’t quit. Keep on pedaling, Good… I’m … Continue reading

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EXPECTATION

“When you want to avoid being disappointed, minimize expectation”. This is the advice of Joel Saltzman an acclaimed writer/teacher of writing.The substance is; don’t set the bar too high until you feel that you can clear it. It is true … Continue reading

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ANTICIPATING HIS TENDER MERCIES

In this day and age it seems that one must make a lot of noise to be heard; often we must be hit over the head to gain our attention. Music is louder than ever. Drama is overstated and more … Continue reading

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WHERE DOES HOPE COME FROM?

Alexander Pope would have it “springing eternal” in his quote; “Hope springs eternal in the human breast”. Others would advise; ” Don’t get your hopes up”, as if it were self generated. Can it be both? Vaclav Havel, essayist, dissident … Continue reading

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Doubtless

Who among us would doubt the significance of Easter? It would seem that the minute we institutionalize an event we can agree. We can celebrate it with contemporary forms such as Christmas trees and ornaments, colored eggs and bunnies. We … Continue reading

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It Might Have Been

Whittier concludes; “Of all the saddest of tongue or pen, the saddest are these; it might have been”. Norm; Pastor, Counselor, Teacher, and my friend died last week. We had become close during a period when we both were attending … Continue reading

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Can a Blessing be too Late?

We hear reference to : “In God’s time”. We have known that there has often been a disparity between our time tables and circumstance. Why, therefore, should we be surprised when things don’t coincide. And, it’s not just God that … Continue reading

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