Open Doors
Devotionals | Write 31 Days 2017

Open Doors

  Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me. (Rev 3:20)   Sometimes it’s difficult to keep the doors open.   “Make sure the doors remain closed.” It’s a thought that runs through my […]

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Treasure chests of words
Devotionals | Write 31 Days 2017

Treasure Chests of Words

This is Day 4 of my Write 31 Days series for 2017: 31 Days to an Authentic Life. For an index of all the posts in the series, please CLICK HERE. The scriptures are a treasure chest of words that we can turn to when in need of instruction, inspiration, or encouragement.   Jesus, the […]

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Eyes window to soul
Devotionals | Write 31 Days 2017

The Eyes Are The Window To The Soul

This is Day 2 of my Write 31 Days series for 2017: 31 Days to an Authentic Life. For an index of all the posts in the series, please https://downaspenlane.com/2017/10/01/31-days-authentic-life/ CLICK HERE. Our eyes, the window to the soul, have the power to build or to destroy.   Recently a young man posted on social […]

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Arise, Sit Down, and Be Made Whole

Arise. Sit Down. Say what? What exactly is it that you want me to do? Should I  stand, or shall I sit? I’m referring to the scripture found in Isaiah 52:2. My children and I got a good laugh out of the verse because, after all, the command does sound a bit ridiculous. I mean, who […]

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Bonds
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The Bonds We Share

The apostle Paul knew what it was like to be bound. He was familiar with prison walls. So he was qualified to speak something on the matter. He taught: “Let brotherly love continue. Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares. Remember them that are in bonds, as bound with […]

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