Impacting Cities & Communities thru Prayer
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Can you see an orchard with trees covered with luscious fruit? I'll let you decide what kind of fruit you see. Whatever the fruit, those trees were almost certainly grafted. Any fruit tree has the DNA of two kinds of apple or apricot or whatever fruit. So the desired variety must be grafted into the existing root system either by budding or scion grafting.
Something like that happens as God's word is grafted into…Continue
A powerful Scripture relating to hope is Romans 15:4.
“For whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, that through endurance and through the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.”
Think with me for a moment about the…Continue
Added by David Young on April 17, 2018 at 11:23pm — No Comments
I just finished writing a book on AGAPE, The Infinite, Ultimate Love of God (Not yet released) So I was especially attracted to Mary Harwell Sayler's Prayer-a-Phrase of 1 Corinthians 13, The Love Chapter, applying it to the writing life in her book, Christian Writer's…Continue
Added by David Young on April 12, 2018 at 2:27pm — No Comments
We are told in Hebrews 6 that the anchor of our souls is firm and secure. Such hope serves as a kind safety net in our daily lives.
Hope that reaches beyond this world will be a Safety Net From Fears that assail us. A trapeze artist must put…Continue
In an earlier blog I asked if there were any books written on Christian writing. Several of you suggested books dealing specifically with Christian writing. One of the books suggested to me was The Christian Writer's Guide, by Mary Harwell Sayler. What a wonderful surprise this book turned out to be! I, of course, had asked the question thinking somewhat academically about the…Continue
Added by David Young on April 3, 2018 at 11:13pm — No Comments