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Come Jesus

THUMB ChristmasGreetingLast evening, Tony and I, along with some of our family members, were once again privileged to experience the sacred sounds of Christmas, performed by Seattle Pacific University’s choirs and instrumentalists.

The inspirational concert opened to the sounds of the extraordinary Fisk pipe organ. It is a powerfully commanding sound that draws the listener’s ear to a heavenly place. Surely there will be a Fisk pipe organ in heaven….we are just being prepared.

The tears were already beginning to roll down my face as I, along with the audience, rose to our feet to welcome the focus of the season…..Jesus. As we sang together the hymn, Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus, tears trickled down my face. I could not hold them back. We were singing a song of old, calling for Jesus to come, but in my heart, I felt we were a modern-day congregation, again calling for the long-expected return of Jesus to come.

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The Altar of God's Love


Just recently I heard a powerful message, spoken by Cora Jakes Coleman, daughter of TD Jakes. It stirred my heart and I found myself delving into the Word to review the story and to know if the Lord wanted to say anything personal to me, regarding this portion of scripture. After all, as we read the Word, we read it with the eyes of faith, expecting the Lord to touch us in meaningful ways…emotionally, spiritually or physically.

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Human Love…Lifted To The Divine


One of the most touching stories in the New Testament is the life-changing encounter that a woman, held in demonic bondage for years, had as she encountered Jesus the Redeemer of all things, and was set free from years of mental illness…years of confused thinking…years of depression.

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