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One sweet day

“Hope that is seen is no hope at all. Who hopes for what he already has? But if we hope for what we do not yet have, we wait for it patiently.”  Romans 8:24b-25 (NIV) Heaven holds a lot for me. As I come to know Jesus more intimately, I long for the day when […]

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Heaven for the introvert

I’m sitting here today contemplating heaven.  I thinking about what it might be like, but I’m also wondering what I will be like.  I know I will have a new body, one that is not susceptible to sickness, allergies, or sensual desires.  Although I know myself pretty well, I can’t help but question how my […]

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I’ll be your cheerleader

Four years ago today, heaven received a new citizen.  He was always meant to be there, but it took over 80 years for him to arrive.  His given name was Gerald, but to almost everyone, he was known as Jerry (or Jer, or even Big Jer (BJ), as his family lovingly referred to him). Jerry […]

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