Blessed is forgiven (pondering Psalm 32)

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“Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.” Psalm 32:1 Notice how the Psalmist does not say, “Blessed is he who has never sinned.” Although, certainly there would be awesome blessing in a sinless life, that blessing … CLICK to continue…

On fire for Vacation Bible School!

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Are you on fire for Vacation Bible School?  Do you know that your church’s efforts are truly being blessed by God?  Or do you think of Vacation Bible School with a wavering heart, wondering if you are really doing much … CLICK to continue…

Hasten Home This Week: The “Business” Part of the Business

This week has been filled with a lot of prayer regarding the future of Hasten Home.  On one hand, I am seriously thinking that the Lord is leading me to narrow the scope of the store a bit in order … CLICK to continue…

Prepared and Preparing

Just this morning, I came across a new post on the blog, “garretwrites”.  The post is entitled “Relationship Not Religion“.  Garret09 gives us a look into the lesson he taught for teen Sunday School this week–a lesson on being ready. … CLICK to continue…