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My Life is CAVU

Ceiling and Visibility Unlimited. "CAVU was the kind of weather we Navy pilots wanted when we were to fly off our carrier in the Pacific," he said. "We had little navigational instrumentation, so we wanted to CAVU, ceiling and visibility unlimited, and because of the five of you whose hugs I can still feel, whose… Continue reading My Life is CAVU

God's word

Light Bearer

"...that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God without fault in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you shine as lights in the world, holding fast the word of life." Philippians 2:15-16 As we prepare to send the kids back to another school year and prepare for the changing… Continue reading Light Bearer

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Authority Over Darkness

"Here is joy that cannot be shaken. Our light can swallow up your darkness: but your darkness cannot now infect our light." C.S. Lewis, The Great Divorce The Bible tells us that our adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour (I Peter 5:8). It doesn't say he IS… Continue reading Authority Over Darkness

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Trees and Branches

I came across a poem the other day that made me laugh. Not in the sense that it was funny, but in the sense that it was so strange it made me chuckle and cringe all at the same time. It was written by a self-proclaimed "spiritualist" and made it's way into the "Christian" (loose… Continue reading Trees and Branches

Advent

Five Smooth Stones

Then Saul dressed David in his own tunic. He put a coat of armor on him and a bronze helmet on his head. David fastened on his sword over the tunic and tried walking around, because he was not used to them. “I cannot go in these,” he said to Saul, “because I am not used… Continue reading Five Smooth Stones