Author Archive: Kim Robbins

April Prayer To Go

Dear Lord, I know that I am commanded to abide in You and I desire to live my life, day by day simply resting and abiding in You. Teach me Lord HOW to abide in You so that all that is of myself will shrivel away as the Spirit of Christ pulses through my being.   […]

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Seeking Deeper Roots

Dear Saints, One of the blessings of having Lent/Easter so late in the calendar year is that it [more] naturally coincides with the rhythm and evidence of Spring. Since a ‘late’ Ash Wednesday and the ensuing time-change we have all been hearing more birds chirping in the morning, seeing courageous hyacinths and daffodils pushing through […]

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Hope In The Lord, Psalm 131:1-3

1My heart is not proud, Lord, my eyes are not haughty; I do not concern myself with great matters or things too wonderful for me. 2But I have calmed and quieted myself, I am like a weaned child with its mother; like a weaned child I am content. 3O Israel, hope in the LORD from […]

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Who Is God To You, Part 2

Yesterday you were invited to look up some key biblical texts about God’s activity and nature in order to garner even deeper insight into the ‘person’ of God through the texts below and then name as many of God’s personality traits as you could. Gen 1:2-2:4 (the creation story) Ex 20:1-20 (10 commandments) Is 43:1-4 […]

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April 1: Who Is God?

Gen 1:2-2:4 (The creation story) Ex 20:1-20 (10 commandments) Is 43:1-4 (Do not fear, for I have redeemed you) and Rev 21:1-8 (new heaven and new earth) PS 139:1-18 (The ever-present God) In a recent confirmation class, the students were learning about God the Father/Creator, who is one of the three “persons” of the Trinity. […]

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Consider the Lillies, Matthew 6:26-27

26Look at the birds of the air; they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they? 27And can any of you by worrying add a single hour to your span of life? Daily Reflection Worrying is an interesting dilemma for someone […]

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Take Up Your Cross, Mark 8:34-36

34He called the crowd with his disciples, and said to them, “If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. 35For those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake, and for the sake of the […]

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Faith the Size of a Mustard Seed, Mark 4:30-32

30Again Jesus said, “What shall we say the kingdom of God is like, or what parable shall we use to describe it? 31It is like a mustard seed, which is the smallest seed you plant in the ground. 32Yet when planted, it grows and becomes the largest of all garden plants, with such big branches […]

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