Author Archives: Ambrose

Hurry up and Wait

As I grow older I sometimes am taken prisoner by a strong sense of hurry and rush.  That may seem odd to say.  Usually older people seem more relaxed.  And I am more relaxed with many things – thankfully.  However, … Continue reading

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My Exceeding Joy…

“…to God my exceeding joy.”  Psalm 43:4 In this Psalm the Psalmist is praying to God to vindicate and protect him from his enemies.  He is looking to God as his refuge.  But if we only see God like this … Continue reading

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Doing our Job

    “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria and to the end of the earth.” Acts 1:8 My wife … Continue reading

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Still so much left.

“For I am already being poured out as a drink offering and the time of my departure has come.  I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.  Henceforth there is laid up … Continue reading

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On eating well (or not)…

I love food. So, as I have been working hard at losing weight (well, not that hard lately) I need to really attack this issue head on.  I love to eat out.  I love my wife’s cooking.  I love my … Continue reading

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Do or do not, there is no try…

“If you love me, you will keep my commandments.” John 14: 1  Jesus never beats around the bush.  Do you love him?  Then you will keep his commandments.  Simple… Simple, yes; easy, no. I think one word that has caused … Continue reading

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Full Body Contact

“I had much to write to you, but I would rather not write with pen and ink.  I hope to see you soon, and we will talk face to face.” 3 John 13, 14  I enjoy Facebook, but it really … Continue reading

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Rivers, not reservoirs…

“The he (Jesus) opened their(the disciples) minds to understand the Scriptures, and said to them, “Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer and on the third day rise from the dead, and that repentance and forgiveness of sins … Continue reading

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To bring Good News…

“How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness, who publishes salvation, who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”” Isaiah 52:7 Amen, Amen, Amen… This is … Continue reading

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Falling off the wagon… again

Well, I feel off the wagon again.  I haven’t been to the gym in a week.  I set up an appointment yesterday morning and cancelled with the trainer.  I ate too much great food (we bought ice cream at the … Continue reading

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