That my life would reflect God's glory - Jeremiah Griffin - pastor Rockford, Illinois

Lamb of Glory

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Hear the story from God’s Word That kings and priests and prophets heard There would be a sacrifice And blood would flow to pay sin’s price Precious Lamb of glory Love’s most wondrous story Heart of God’s redemption of man Worship the Lamb of glory On the cross God loved the world While all the pow’rs of hell were hurled No one there could understand The One they saw was Christ the Lamb Precious Lamb of glory Love’s most wondrous story Heart of God’s redemption of man Worship the Lamb…read more

Oh Thou, In Whose Presence

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Oh Thou, in whose presence my soul takes delight, On whom in affliction I call. My comfort by day and my song in the night. My hope, my salvation, my all. Where dost Thou, dear shepherd, resort with Thy sheep, To feed them in pastures of love? Say, why in the valley of death should I weep, Or alone in this wilderness rove? O why should I wander and alien from Thee, Or cry in the deserts for bread? The foes will rejoice when my sorrow they see, And smile…read more

Top 5 reasons NOT to have a bird

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Top 5 reasons NOT to have birds as pets 5. They smell. Worse than a person that has cats doesn’t realize they smell like a cat box.  Okay you may be the exception to the rule.  But I have lots of people in and out of my van, truck and bus and I can generally tell you by smell who has the cat.  Maybe I am the exception, but then again that is why they sell carbon pads to soak the smell of the bird poop and the kitty litter…read more

To pray is nothing more involved than to let Jesus into our needs. To pray is to give Jesus permission to employ His powers in the alleviation of our distress. To pray is to let Jesus glorify His name in the midst of our needs.
–Ole Hallesby

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Burning Bones

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As I child we sing “This little light of mine” and we talk about a light that can not be hidden.  Then we grow up and our “Christianity” becomes a light we turn on and off.  Discovering when it adds to us or subtracts from what we want to accomplish.  I don’t think we intend it that way but we can dangerously end up in this very unChristian behavior.  Men love darkness rather than light because their hearts are EVIL… I can’t do it.  I can’t shut off the light…read more