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A New Day Dawning

Having recently started working third shift, I soon found there was something that I longed for during each shift. No matter how tough the shift was or how easy it was, there was a moment in the shift that seems to fill me with peace and revive my weary human body. “What” you might wonder?It is… Continue reading A New Day Dawning

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The Apple Tree

Just yesterday as I listened to some CDs that had been stored away for some time. And I was filled with joy and peace as I heard an old gospel song that has meant so much to me over the years. A song of invitation and reconciliation. A song of surrender to the Lord. A… Continue reading The Apple Tree

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Would We Truly Long for Heaven?

Would We Truly Long for Heaven? (click for a sound clip) Would we truly long for heaven  If this life was perfect here,If we had no pain or heartache,If we never shed a tear? If we had no disappointments,And our dreams would all come true,Could we keep that heav’nly visionAnd that deep eternal view? Would we… Continue reading Would We Truly Long for Heaven?