The steps of a [good] man are ordered by the LORD, And He delights in his way. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down; For the LORD upholds [him with] His hand. Psalm 37:23-24 Psalm 37:23-24
Im struggling with a lot of things this past 2 years and it's hard to see the light at the end of the tunnel. I post these scriptures because I need to hear them myself. I need to talk about the Lord and be reminded of the hope I have in Him. Lots of people have different things they
Updated Jan 10th 2009 at 03:36 PM by Oregongrown
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Stand Your Ground
When it feels as if you are lost and alone,
Without a good friend you can call your own -
When you're tired and drained at the end of the day,
Or you're worried the devil might lead you astray -
If you've lost your job and you can't pay the bills,
Then do not resort to liquor or pills -
Why am I posting book reviews? Because reading books is time-consuming. No one wants to spend a month or two reading a lousy book. I'll offer here my "two cents" on whatever book I finish.
1984, George Orwell
Just finished listening to this on audio while driving. I will run into some difficulty reviewing this as I must guard against revealing spoilers.
The year is 1984 (the book was written in 1949) in the country called Oceania. The story follows
Updated Jan 22nd 2009 at 08:59 PM by Biastai
The Old Mission Church
The air is hot and humid as we sit in the church pew,
The building's very old and nothing in it's new.
The walls are cracking; the alter cloth is stained,
And I'm sure that we'd get drenched if it should rain.
The roof is leaking but the preacher keeps on preaching;
A tired fan is squeaking and the rusty door is creaking.
Updated Jan 9th 2009 at 03:00 PM by paidforinfull
"Idling life away like an idiot or a madman!"
by J. C. Philpot
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Do not expect a smooth and easy path!
(Arthur Pink, "David's Flight") Prosperity is often a mixed blessing, and adversity is far from being an unmixed calamity!
Alternating spiritual prosperity and adversity, is the lot of God's people on this earth. All is not unclouded sunshine with them--nor is it unrelieved gloom and storm.