Monthly Archives for March 2009

Too simple?

When my children were younger, Marion and I did our best to teach them God’s ways.  We had family worship, family Bible study, family prayers.  Now that our family is pretty well grown up (our youngest is almost 17), I … Continue reading

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30. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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Hungry for God’s presence

Being at Bethany last week has re-awakened in me a hunger and thirst for the presence of God.  Not that I didn’t already have this hunger – but it has been stirred up significantly in recent days.   I want to … Continue reading

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26. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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In God’s image : destined for glory

This will be my last post on the theme of our creation in God’s image.   To see all the posts on this theme in sequence, click on the category Basic Principles. Today I listened to a colleague at work share her pain … Continue reading

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24. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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In God’s image : made for intimacy

With this post I’m returning to the theme of our creation in God’s image.   As we’ve already seen, our creation in God’s image is a rich truth with many facets.  Each of these facets is of value in helping us … Continue reading

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23. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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Reflections from Minnesota – Heading home again

Today we head home after a good week.  It has been a real joy to be here. Transitions are important.  Lord, give us grace to be steady and focussed – not to let changing circumstances dictate our moods or our mental … Continue reading

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21. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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Reflections from Minnesota – Day 6

I played racquetball at the Bethany gym twice this week – this morning with Joe, and a couple of days ago in a round-robin with Joe and Simeon.  For both Joe and myself, this was our first time playing since Joe … Continue reading

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20. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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Reflections from Minnesota – Day 5

Today we went to the Mall of America to shop.  It is the second-largest mall in the world, surpassed in size only by the West Edmonton Mall.  You can get pretty much anything here.  The whole point of the mall is … Continue reading

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19. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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Reflections from Minnesota – Day 4

Last night I was privileged to participate in a two-hour prayer watch at the BHOP Prayer Room.  It was a wonderful experience — both refreshing and challenging.  I soon found myself hearing easily from God in this atmosphere of worship and … Continue reading

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18. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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Reflections from Minnesota – Day 3

For those who live in a northern climate, the coming of spring is a reason to celebrate.   This has been a week of wonderful weather here in Bloomington, Minnesota.  Snow is melting, water is running, birds are chirping and the air … Continue reading

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17. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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Reflections from Minnesota – Day 2

Who does your life belong to? Yesterday Simeon and Heather dedicated their new baby daughter to God.   Grandparents, aunts and uncles, and family friends were there to witness the event and to pray for her.   Of course we prayed for her … Continue reading

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16. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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