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Nuggets of Hope 28 – Gotta Serve Somebody

In 1979, Bob Dylan surrendered his life to Jesus Christ. References to the Bible, Jesus, and God’s Kingdom began to appear in his concerts. His conversion was marked with a new freshness in his music and the release of a … Continue reading

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27. May 2020 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Basic Principles, Covid-19 Nuggets of Hope, Worship | Tags: , , , | 4 comments

Nuggets of Hope 22 – How to Stay Safe

Stay safe. It’s become one of the dominant messages in the COVID-19 era. But how, exactly, do we stay safe? How do we protect ourselves? Before we can really answer that question, we need to ask another question. From what … Continue reading

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01. May 2020 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Covid-19 Nuggets of Hope, Faith and Anxiety, Faith and Suffering, Reflections on Life, Sabbath Rest | Tags: , , , , , , | Leave a comment

God’s strong-willed children

Our feisty, spirited and very cute granddaughter Alivia (Livie), not quite three years old, is learning the power of her own will. Although she clearly looks up to big sister Sophie, Livie also has a mind of her own and … Continue reading

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22. May 2014 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Basic Principles, Intercession, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on God’s strong-willed children

Playing to an audience of One

All of us play to an audience. This tendency to play to an audience – to do the things that we know will win us approval, applause and appreciation – starts very early in life. In fact, I am pretty … Continue reading

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22. March 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Brokenness and Wholeness, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , , , , | 6 comments

So you’re a control freak?

So you’re a control freak?  Welcome to the human race. “Not me”, you protest.  “You’ve got the wrong person.  If you want to see a real control freak, look at so-and-so”. OK, so maybe you don’t think you have a … Continue reading

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08. November 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Reflections on Life | Tags: , | 4 comments

The way up is the way down

I am tired of religion, tired of going to church.  I am hungry for revival. I have tasted the dynamic, life-giving presence of God – the electric flow of the Holy Spirit – the sweetness of the love and mercy … Continue reading

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03. November 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Relationships, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , | 4 comments