31 Days of Living by Faith, Day 31 – Running The Race

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Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us; Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the

31 Days of Living by Faith, Day 30 – Saving Faith

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Today I have a very special guest, my husband. I hope you will take a few minutes to watch this video.  It is his story of saving faith. Here’s the good news. Jesus died for you and me and everybody else in this world.  Salvation from sin, reconciliation with God, is for everyone.  You don’t have to be part of a certain church or have

31 Days of Living by Faith, Day29 – Free to Live by Faith

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And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.  ~John 8:32 Friends, it is time for us to, as they say, face the music.  It is time to walk in truth, because that is the only way we will be free to live by faith. Once I had a skinny mirror.  That’s what I called it, because every day I would

31 Days of Living by Faith, Day 28 – Faith in Grief


Ferree Hardy has unique ministry.  She works with, loves on, encourages, helps, and prays for widows – some young, some middle aged, and some older. She writes a blog called Widow’s Christian Place.  I encourage you to go visit her blog and then pass along the information to any widows you may know.  I have recommended Ferree’s blog to several women, because I believe in

31 Days of Living by Faith, Day 27 – Bringing God Glory

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I was hesitant to begin writing 31 Days of Living by Faith. It wasn’t just writing for 31 days, although I’ve never posted to this blog for 31 straight days, it was a combination of fears.   I would have to bare my soul before an entire world of blog readers.  My stories could be misinterpreted, the point could get twisted and lost in my

31 Days of Living by Faith, Day 26 – Truck Size Faith


Thank you for joining us on this journey to 31 Days of Living by Faith.  I hop it has blessed you in some small way.  If you’re new, you can begin reading 31 Days of faith here.  Each day is listed in the title, so scroll down until you reach Day 1. Today I welcome Jill.  We collided in blogland a long time ago, and

31 Days of Living by Faith, Day 25 – Faith for a Country Music Song

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It was the kind of week country music songs are made of. Our refrigerator quit working. Our one week old puppy died. Our truck was sold. And, our car got wrecked. If that does not make you pick up a guitar and wipe a tear from your eye, you have no heart. Sure our refrigerator with a chrome pull handle door was fashionable in 1950,