Tag Archives: Kingdom of God

The Kingdom of God – A Triolet

The Kingdom of God is within The heart of each child of the King By faith His reign must begin The Kingdom of God is within Through mercy each heart He will win Like angels our love will take wing … Continue reading

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The Bride of Christ Made New

In church on Sunday our pastor, Pr. Gary Englert, told a story that really touched me and got me thinking. I decided I wanted to post both my retelling of the story and the thoughts I had on it. After … Continue reading

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Lessons from the Mustard Seed

I’m not a big fan of mustard and never have been. I know it’s an important ingredient in things like potato salad and egg salad, but I don’t like the strong taste of mustard on hamburgers, hot dogs, or sandwiches. … Continue reading

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The Harvest

This morning a blogger friend of mine posted a poem about His Harvest based on Matthew 9:37-38, which says: Then He said to His disciples, “The harvest truly is plentiful, but the laborers are few.  Therefore pray the Lord of … Continue reading

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A Full and Abundant Life

We all want a full and abundant life, but we don’t all agree on what that means or how to achieve it. For some, the full and abundant life that they seek is a life full of stuff — nice … Continue reading

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The Kingdom of God Within and Among Us

A friend’s comment on my post yesterday got me thinking about the Kingdom of God. Often when people think about the Kingdom of God they think of Heaven. If they have read and even partially understood the book of Revelation, … Continue reading

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Rebuilding in the Face of Opposition

I recently wrote about my return from exile and mentioned having gone through a Bible study on the books of Ezra and Nehemiah. I decided it was time I reread those books, and today I started by reading through Ezra. The … Continue reading

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