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A is for Adoration (Acts)

Beloved ones, welcome. Today, we begin our prayer guide using the ACTS acronym. Please see my last post about the details before we delve into the meanings. A is for adoration. In prayer, we should start with recognizing who God … Continue reading

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ACTS – A Simple Prayer Guide

Hello beautifully & masterfully crafted ones! I decided to do a prayer guide that expounds upon what I’ll be teaching my students next week. Have you heard of the prayer method, “ACTS?” It’s an acronym for prayer and it goes … Continue reading

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Haiku From My Heart

God’s Word brings us hope. Light and life You freely give. I trust You always. ©️2020 Rachel D. Lyne

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When Peace is Disrupted

Have you ever stopped to think that in a machine or vehicle, how just one small bolt can cause total destruction? Amidst the gears and turbines, coils and motors, one tiny bolt malfunction can cause a ton of damage to … Continue reading

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Seedlings No More

It all starts with a seed that is sown. We are all planted to be fully grown. Stay in the soil where comfort reigns? Or sprout forth with what God ordains? Surrounded by darkness was our plight, So, let’s burst … Continue reading

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Spiritual Rx

This quote from C.H. Spurgeon has been haunting me the last couple of days, “When a patient believes in a physician, he carefully follows his prescriptions and directions. Faith that refuses to obey the commands of the Savior is a … Continue reading

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Pandemic Poem

Days of wait and hours of late; Fear at the door and panic at the gate; Stay in, not near is what our ears hear; And it cultivates a pandemic of fear. Pray for the hospitals who are always open. … Continue reading

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What’s Your Escape?

No one has to tell you this world is a scary place, especially right now with the Coronavirus running rampant. Lives are turned upside down. Plans uprooted. The world around us shutting down… it’s scary stuff! We all have escapisms … Continue reading

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Words and the Word

Sometimes it’s not about the words that we have to say. Most of the time, it’s not about the words we have to say. Let me explain… When I was at a loss for words in a recent situation, I … Continue reading

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The Heart of the Matter

“What Matters To You?” Seems like a broad question, but don’t let it be intimidating! I’ve heard it said that “…to see what matters to you, check your bank account.” Basically, it’s stating that what you spend your money on … Continue reading

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Soul Reverence

Rebuild my courage. Reignite my motivation. Repurpose my will. Rejuvenate my heart. Realign my thoughts. Renew my mind. Relinquish my fears. Refuse to give up. Relate to my humanness. Remember my sins no more. Recall Your promises. Restore my life. … Continue reading

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Ever Yours

God, let me be the small stone that creates a ripple in the streams of lives. Lord, allow me to be the spark that sets hearts ablaze for You. Teacher, allow me to say words of hope to rescue countless … Continue reading

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