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In spite of the tension and troubles in our lives, if we're honest we admit that much of the day we are managing our blessings!

Don’t Ignore God’s Blessings – Count Them!

  “God’s blessing makes life rich; nothing we do can improve on God.”  Proverbs 10:22 MSG When you get to your late seventies, you’ve accumulated a lot of information. Unfortunately, much of it is worthless, senseless and sometimes dangerous. Like: Dip a match in vinegar and apply it to your warts… they’ll disappear (and they […]

You may need the spiritual equivalent of what I needed with Valley Fever

Valley Fever

“So do not fear, for I am with you;     do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you;     I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 NIV About thirty years ago we lived in Visalia, California. While there I contracted a case of Valley Fever. It’s […]

Moving the comma in a sentence can change the picture. God will chance your fear and concern when you move the comma in your life.

Move the Comma

  “When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord shall lift up a standard against him.” Isaiah 59:19 KJV I’m naturally suspicious of any believer whose spiritual life is just one grand ‘boulevard of blessing’ with nary a bump in the road… whose reaction to spiritual warfare is, “What’s that?” If […]

Turn off the noise... it could be keeping you from hearing from God's 'still small voice!'

The Sound of Heaven – Once More

  “So we can confidently say, “The Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me?” Hebrews 13:6 ESV In his book “Dreaming With God” author and pastor Bill Johnson makes this statement about Satan: “He walks about as a roaring lion, hoping to intimidate through noise. His noise, the […]

A father's heart... the most powerful son-returner ever!

Just Come Home!

  This ‘guest blog’ was written by my brother Randy Walterman. Read it and relish in the incredible love of our heavenly Father! I have been re-watching a show from 15 years ago called “Crossing Jordan”. It’s about the medical examiner’s office in Boston. Since it’s fiction – the autopsy doctors not only find out how […]