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in memorial…

memorial…¬†adjective… serving to preserve remembrance: commemorative… of or relating to memory… –Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary (11th Ed.) It’s Memorial Day in the US… A day to remember those who died fighting for our country… A day to remember those who gave their lives… on behalf of others… A day to remember… war heroes… So I think…… Continue reading in memorial…

History · Remember · The Journey

The Journey Readings: Week 124… and… remembering history…

Chronicles… the history of God’s people revisited… written again… after their return from exile…Remembering history… it’s important… there’s much to learn…Remembering past generations… encourages… emboldens us…to take stands…fight well…persevere…endure…For those who’ve gone before… made the way… suffered… fought… so we might have a home… freedom… peace… and a future…We need inspiration to do the same……… Continue reading The Journey Readings: Week 124… and… remembering history…

Remember

forgetting…

In this week’s forgetting… I’m reminded He doesn’t…He doesn’t forget where we are… or what we need…You hem me in, behind and before,and lay your hand upon me.Such knowledge is too wonderful for me;it is high; I cannot attain it.Psalm 139:5-6 ESVHe will never leave us… or forsake us… because of absent-mindedness…Do not be frightened,…… Continue reading forgetting…

Eternal · Remember · The Journey

The Journey Readings: Week 73… and an eternal perspective…

The Psalms teach us to live… from an eternal perspective…His city is eternal… this is the place we look forward to living…On the holy hills stands the city [of Jerusalem and the temple]God founded. The Lord loves the gates of Zion [through whichthe crowds of pilgrims enter from all nations] more thanall the dwellings of…… Continue reading The Journey Readings: Week 73… and an eternal perspective…