Tag: mountains


28
Jan 2019
We Make the Path by Walking

Take a moment and think of some of the people in Scripture and how they had to take a step of faith on their journey.  They had to make the first step on the path up some pretty significant mountains.  Think about the mountains these people climbed… Moses David Isaiah Jesus the disciples John, charged with documented visions and dreams in Revelation From Genesis to Revelation, God’s Word is full of stories of how people had to make the first step on the mountains in their life they must climb. Reflect:  Where......

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22
Jan 2019
Lift Your Eyes

I encourage you to listen to this beautiful piece by Mendlessohn as you keep reading:  Lift Thine Eyes. Psalm 121 is one of my favorite scriptures.  It has personal meaning to me, having grown up in the Roanoke Valley of Virginia and being surrounded by glorious mountains.  Each year, on my parents’ anniversary, we took a special trip to the Peaks of Otter and spent the evening there enjoying nature.  In college, I learned the art of climbing mountains, and learned to appreciate them even more.  When I moved to Richmond for......

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21
Jan 2019
Mountains We Have Climbed

Psalm 121 I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth. He will not suffer thy foot to be moved: he that keepeth thee will not slumber. Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep. The Lord is thy keeper: the Lord is thy shade upon thy right hand. The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night. The Lord shall preserve thee from all evil: he shall preserve thy soul.  The Lord shall preserve thy going out and......

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12
Jul 2017
Don't Know What You've Got...

And don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you’ve got till its gone They paved paradise and put up a parking lot. -from Joni Mitchell song “Big Yellow Taxi”   Have you heard that phrase before:  “You don’t know what you’ve got till its gone?”  I have experienced this a little differently in my life–most memorably in college.  I grew up and spent the first 21 years of my life just outside the Roanoke Valley.  Resting in the valley, this area is surrounded by the glorious Blue Ridge......

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