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God is Gentle

There’s a scene in John Steinbeck’s classic novel Of Mice and Men where the kind-hearted but dim-witted character Lennie literally loves his puppy to death. Lennie means only to snuggle and coddle the cute little critter, but doesn’t know his own … Continue reading

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God is Joyful

When I speculate about the emotions God feels on a regular basis, a few spring to mind: anger and disappointment make the cut for sure. So do serenity and pity. On the plus side, I’m sure He feels  satisfaction occasionally and even parental pride … Continue reading

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God Loves You

God loves you. You probably knew that already, but have you let that reality grab hold of you recently? Every now and then, I slip back into my default understanding of the love of God. It’s quite easy for me … Continue reading

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God is Eternal

God is eternal. That’s not a new idea, of course. It’s one we’re well acquainted with – so acquainted that the word eternity has arguably lost its impact on us. But think about it for a minute. Eternal can mean … Continue reading

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God Answers

Sometimes our conversations with God tend to feel a little one-sided. We do all the talking and we never hear a peep out of Him. But perhaps we never hear a peep out of Him because we do all the talking. … Continue reading

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God Listens

Have you ever had the feeling that the person you’re talking to isn’t really listening to you? I have. My wife and kids have had it more often, though. Especially if I’m the ‘listener’ in question. I tend to tune … Continue reading

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God is Holy

So far in this series, we’ve covered truths about God that tend to make us feel pretty warm and fuzzy, but today I want to cover a statement that’s a little less comfortable. Here goes: God is holy. And His … Continue reading

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