From A Mystic’s Point of View

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  • Quietly

    Running? Thursday 8 February 2024 Quietly Wait Here, Or Quietly Run Here? Lamentations 3:26 It is good that one should wait quietly for the salvation of the Lord. Hebrews 12:1-2 Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so…

  • The Heavy Gift

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    Of Righteousness Tuesday 6 February 2024 When Most of Life is Like a Tumbled Jumble of Upturned Roots, Where is Righteousness? Exodus 19:6 … but you shall be for me a priestly kingdom and a holy nation. These are the words that you shall speak to the Israelites. 2 Timothy 4:8 From now on there…

  • Confess

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    Our Proud Sins? Tuesday 23 January 2024 Old Photo, Old Problem: Confessing Sins. Psalm 25:11 For your name’s sake, O Lord, pardon my guilt, for it is great. Mark 2:5 When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, ‘Son, your sins are forgiven.’ … Words of Grace For Today … There is nothing…

  • Serving

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    One God Thursday 18 January 2024 The Things That Make Life Joyous Are the Simplest, And Free For the Noticing First Kings 18:21 Elijah then came near to all the people, and said, ‘How long will you go limping with two different opinions? If the Lord is God, follow him; but if Baal, then follow…

  • Wrinkles

    in Time Preciously Lived Saturday 13 January 2024 We Make Tracks That Disappear, Just as We Do, Quickly Forgotten? Psalm 39:6 Surely everyone goes about like a shadow. Surely for nothing they are in turmoil; they heap up, and do not know who will gather. 2 Corinthians 4:16 So we do not lose heart. Even…

  • The Way

    Friday 5 January 2024 God’s Wonders For Us To Share Exceed All Our Expectations Zechariah 8:21 … the inhabitants of one city shall go to another, saying, ‘Come, let us go to entreat the favour of the Lord, and to seek the Lord of hosts; I myself am going.’ Acts of the Apostles 16:15 When…

  • Not to Come Up Short,

    Remember! Wednesday, December 20, 2023 Remember How God’s Grace Lights Up Our Lives and God’s Whole Creation! Psalm 103:2-3 Bless the Lord, O my soul, and do not forget all his benefits— who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, 1 John 4:10 In this is love, not that we loved God but…

  • From Dark

    to Light Tuesday, November 28, 2023 The Way To the Light Seems To Cross Thin Ice, So We Hesitate … and then it is dark again. Psalm 119:130 The unfolding of your words gives light; it imparts understanding to the simple. Ephesians 5:8 For once you were darkness, but now in the Lord you are…

  • Is It All Falling Apart

    Or Coming Together? Tuesday, November 14, 2023 Are These Just Clouds, Or a New Kind of Stealth Bomber? Isaiah 57:16 For I will not continually accuse, nor will I always be angry; for then the spirits would grow faint before me, even the souls that I have made. 2 Corinthians 5:18-19 All this is from…

  • Angels for the Trickster? Saturday, November 11, 2023 Shall This Place Then Be Called Not ‘NearSite’ but HereWalksGod’ or ‘AngelsAlways’? Genesis 32:1-2 Jacob went on his way and the angels of God met him; and when Jacob saw them he said, ‘This is God’s camp!’ So he called that place Mahanaim. Hebrews 1:14 Are not…