No matter what we face, God makes a way of escape. You can count on it! Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair Escape The warmth of the sun beat down on my back as I picked my way along the shoreline searching for ocean treasures. Early summer was chilly in Kodiak, Alaska, so I was thankful…

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How easy it is to base our love for someone on our own desires! But Jesus wants our motives to be pure as His were while He ministered to others on earth. ETERNAL PERSPECTIVES         By Sally Bair Gifts of Love At my former country home, a small herd of deer visited my yard most…

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When God chose us to be His temple, I doubt He was thinking of us as stately, ornate buildings like so many churches, cathedrals, and temples are seen. He had in mind sinful, ordinary vessels made clean by the blood of Christ at Calvary. We can keep our “temple” clean and holy every day through…

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Eternal Perspectives            by Sally Bair Stuck   During a recent ice storm, my car lost traction while going up an incline. Back it slid, tires losing all traction until the car stopped crosswise on the avenue. Too slippery for me to leave the car safely, I pushed the emergency light button and waited. I felt…

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The beginning of a new year is a good time to reevaluate our life, especially regarding our relationship with God, our Lord and Savior. If you haven’t done so yet, I pray His blessing as you pursue His new task for you. Eternal Perspectives             by Sally Bair 2020 Vision A friend equates the year 2020…

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May your New Year’s resolution for 2020 be to remain on the track God’s Spirit sets before you, no matter what may interfere. Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair Staying on Track in 2020  My grandson, who works for a railroad company, knows the importance of making sure a train stays on track and on schedule.…

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The celebration of Christmas is past, but we can celebrate Jesus’ birth throughout the year. And the upcoming census-taking of America is a good reminder of how the Roman census played such a part in His life after His birth in Bethlehem.  Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair The Census Once again, we face a census…

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Dear Readers, due to unexpected computer problems, I won’t be posting any new blogs for about 2 weeks. Have a blessed Christmas and holiday season. Sally   Prayer is more powerful than we can imagine. And astonishingly enough, it brings healing to the one who prays for another. God has given us a great tool…

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ETERNAL PERSPECTIVES         by Sally Bair   Transformers    Before the days of buried cables, an electric line ran from a pole by our road to a pole in the yard and from there to our house and barn. The roadside pole held a transformer that changed electric power from high voltage—enough to serve the neighborhood—to…

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We have so many things to be thankful for that I can’t imagine not being a “thankful person,” such as this hymn writer, who stopped to give thanks not only before meals but after and at night besides. On sleepless nights I, for instance, don’t count sleep but I do count God’s blessings of the…

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