There are so many things that I value about family and the way my parents raised me.  But, one of the things that stands out, especially during the Christmas season, is their commitment to go and serve and to bring my sister and me along...

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      Jehovah-shammah: The Lord is There


      “For I am convinced that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers, nor height, nor depth, nor any other created thing, will be able to separate us from the love of God, which is...

        Jehovah-ezer: The Lord my Helper


        I will lift up my eyes to the hills---where does my help come from? My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1-2

          Kneeling at Their Work

          05.16.08 | by David Crosby

          A former president in his mid-80s is entitled to do whatever he wishes with his time. So it wrinkled my brow to see President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalyn, on their knees affixing boards to a porch in the Upper Ninth Ward this week.

            Jehovah-raah: The Lord My Shepherd


            "So they were scattered because there was no shepherd, and when they were scattered they became food for all the wild animals." Ezekiel 34:5

              Jehovah-sabaoth: The Lord of Hosts


              "I am a great King,' says the Lord of Hosts, ‘and my name is feared among the nations." Malachi 1:10 & 14 As a teen I participated in many summer camps and youth functions. I was surrounded by people who grew up being taught...


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