Tag Archives: On Aging Gracelessly

The More Like Him I Grow

God is my Heavenly Father; He made me who I am. He wants all that’s best for me; It’s written in His plan. His Son is like a big brother Who guides me as I go. The closer I walk … Continue reading

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First and Second Mile Blues

If you’ve come to walk just one mile And to tell me what you’re taught to say, Go on home; I’m not gonna listen. I don’t think you’ve a thing real to say to me. But if you will walk … Continue reading

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God’s Words

God’s words are like the rain and snow That fall on dry, thirsty ground, So seeds can be planted and crops be grown To bring forth a plentiful yield. The crops are ripe and ready to harvest, But the workers … Continue reading

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Working Behind the Scenes

I believe God’s working behind the scenes; He’s helping me in ways I can’t see. God understands all my problems; He knows my best efforts are not enough to solve them. I believe God’s working behind the scenes; He’s retouching … Continue reading

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Is This the Church?

Look right through those stained glass windows. Look beyond those heavy wooden doors. Look above that towering steeple spire. Is this the church or is there more? Look behind the curtained baptistry. Look beneath the pulpit furniture. Look above the … Continue reading

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Brag on Him!

Let those who are wise Not boast about their wisdom. Let those who are strong Not brag about their strength. Let those who are wealthy Not boast about their riches. But let all those who know the Lord Brag on … Continue reading

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Greater Than All

Your questions fall like a hard rain, And your problems rush like a flood. Your faith is stuck in the mud of despair, And your sunshine is tainted with clouds. But remember that Somebody loves you, Someone Who has lived … Continue reading

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