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Janette Oke Sayings: There was no use grieving over what might have been There was no use grieving over what might have been
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Janette Oke Sayings: Nimmie, when I realized that I was a sinner, that I could do nothing myself Nimmie, when I realized that I was a sinner, that I could do nothing myself to atone for my sins, I did the only thing one can do - that is necessary to do. I accepted what God has provided for all of mankind - His forgiveness. His forgiveness through the death of His Son, Jesus. He died for our sins so that we need not die for our own. I don't understand that kind of love either, Nimmie. But I know that it's real, for I have felt it. When I prayed to God and asked for His forgiveness and took His Son as my Savior, that love filled my whole person. Where I had had misery and fear before, now I have peace and joy." "And He would do that for me?
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Janette Oke Sayings: Sometimes, the darkest part of the morning is just before dawn Sometimes, the darkest part of the morning is just before dawn
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Janette Oke Sayings: Never despise meger beginings! Never despise meger beginings!
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Janette Oke Sayings: Her love for Willie drove her to decide for his happiness. He'd never be happy Her love for Willie drove her to decide for his happiness. He'd never be happy to admit defeat, to leave his beloved hills and valleys and return back east.
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Janette Oke Sayings: I loved seeing your world. It truly was fascinating. But as the days and weeks I loved seeing your world. It truly was fascinating. But as the days and weeks went by, I was so homesick for the rivers, the forests, I could hardly wait to come home.
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Janette Oke Sayings: He was too bold," said Abigail with a shake of her head. "It was not He was too bold," said Abigail with a shake of her head. "It was not proper. And he is Roman." Leah
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Janette Oke Sayings: We may surprised at whom God sends to answer our prayers. We may surprised at whom God sends to answer our prayers.
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Janette Oke Sayings: Alban finally realized why Pilate was so concerned about revolution. The man ruled this province Alban finally realized why Pilate was so concerned about revolution. The man ruled this province with one irregular legion, mostly mercenaries, few fully trained. Against him stood a people who were united only by prayer. But united with a mysterious bond totally foreign to any Roman Alban knew. Roman
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Janette Oke Sayings: We bowed our heads together, and I prayed and then Nimmie prayed. Hers was a We bowed our heads together, and I prayed and then Nimmie prayed. Hers was a beautiful, simple prayer, beginning in faith and repentance and ending with joy and praise.
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Janette Oke Sayings: Some tea?" "I wouldn't say no, sir." When Some tea?" "I wouldn't say no, sir." When
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Janette Oke Sayings: Why is this important? Because it means the division between God and man has been Why is this important? Because it means the division between God and man has been abolished. Vanished. How? Because the great Jehovah, the One whose name may only be whispered once each year by the anointed high priest, had sent - yes, sent - his Son to be crucified. Why? How could the eternal Lord of all do such a thing?
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Janette Oke Sayings: I shoulda taken ya into town, Missie. Gave ya a chance to see the outside I shoulda taken ya into town, Missie. Gave ya a chance to see the outside world again, to visit an' chat. I missed yer need, Missie, an'-an' ya never complain-jest let me go on, makin' dumb mistakes right an' left. A sorry-looking bunch of cowpokes, a work-crazy husband an' a baby who can't say more than 'goo' ain't much fer company. Yet ya never, never say a thing 'bout it. I love you, too, Missie-so very much.
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Janette Oke Sayings: The truth of God's love is not that He allows bad things to happen, it's The truth of God's love is not that He allows bad things to happen, it's his promise that he will be there with us
when they do.
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Janette Oke Sayings: Written, preserved, and passed on to us. What an indescribable blessing it is for us Written, preserved, and passed on to us. What an indescribable blessing it is for us
Janette Oke Sayings: He called out to his father. Since that moment, night after night I hear the He called out to his father. Since that moment, night after night I hear the man's cry echoing in my soul. He speaks like no man I have ever heard before. He invites one of the thieves to join him that very night in the heavens. He asks his father to forgive us. He asks his father why he is forsaken. And then he says three final words: It is finished. And he leaves.
Janette Oke Sayings: How I looked forward to having my house neat and orderly again. How I looked forward to having my house neat and orderly again.
Janette Oke Sayings: Do ya think he'll agree to it? Do ya think he'll agree to it?
Janette Oke Sayings: Memories were not always pleasant, she decided. Memories could bring pain, too. She Memories were not always pleasant, she decided. Memories could bring pain, too. She
Janette Oke Sayings: God knows best. We can trust Him with our lives as well as our eternal God knows best. We can trust Him with our lives as well as our eternal souls. He does not take something from us without filling that spot with something just as good
and because it's from Him, even much better
Janette Oke Sayings: Showing kindness to others is one of the nicest things we can do for ourselves. Showing kindness to others is one of the nicest things we can do for ourselves.
Janette Oke Sayings: My name be Clark Davis", he hurried on,"an it peers to me thet you an' My name be Clark Davis", he hurried on,"an it peers to me thet you an' me be in need of one another".
Janette Oke Sayings: Mary and I have spent quite a bit of time with the Master. I saw Mary and I have spent quite a bit of time with the Master. I saw him teach, I saw him heal, I saw him dine with his disciples, I saw him leave, and I saw him return. And this is what I think: I believe every moment of his entire life has been spent setting an example. Every breath, every act, every word, carries message upon message upon message. His every instant was meant to bring eternity into the moment and hope to this fallen world. The death of my brother, our time of broken mourning, our loss of hope . . .
Janette Oke Sayings: This is life in a fallen world, where wars come and go, where nations rage This is life in a fallen world, where wars come and go, where nations rage and people cry in torment. We must be strong, not in ourselves, but in Him. And trust that His love and His wisdom and His light will see us through.
Janette Oke Sayings: We did not go right to sleep but talked until late into the night. There We did not go right to sleep but talked until late into the night. There was so much to tell one another, so many questions on my mind.
Janette Oke Sayings: She sat silent, looking straight ahead. What did he care about the hot sun on She sat silent, looking straight ahead. What did he care about the hot sun on her head? What did she care? Nothing worse could possibly happen to her.
Janette Oke Sayings: the only sign of where Stephen had been murdered was a dark stain among the the only sign of where Stephen had been murdered was a dark stain among the rocks. He could see the followers carefully, sorrowfully, moving his body toward an open burial cave. Linux remained apart from those grieving by the cave's opening. His eyes were dry, yet his heart felt wrenched by tears only he could sense. Or perhaps not, for a pair of men approached, one of them the rugged apostle called Peter. "A tragic day, and a glorious day," the man said softly.
Janette Oke Sayings: do not know the answer. So I have returned to the things I do know. do not know the answer. So I have returned to the things I do know. We are children of God. God is holy. He is merciful. But he is also just. He does not delight in punishing his own. So this . . . this indiscretion was serious in the eyes of God. More serious than we as his creatures might have made it to be. Had God ignored it, would one lie have grown into two? Multiplied many times over? What would the end have been? Total disregard for who God is? Would we, as his people, eventually lose all proper holy fear?
Janette Oke Sayings: They left the city by the Dung Gate and entered the Valley of Death. The They left the city by the Dung Gate and entered the Valley of Death. The sun was so fierce that it seemed as though the day reflected their rage. Either that or the heavens were casting fierce judgment upon their actions. If the latter, Ezra no longer cared. He felt the still, small voice call to him from somewhere deep inside, as though that tiny part of him, the compassionate corner of his soul, had not been entirely stifled. But all around him roared the voice of rage, of vengeance. Ezra was so enthralled by the crowd's presence and power that he could acknowledge the small voice and yet not care what it said.
Janette Oke Sayings: Why did civilization make things seem so much more difficult? Why did civilization make things seem so much more difficult?
Janette Oke Sayings: We'll wire ahead and have your trunks sent back - because I'm not letting you We'll wire ahead and have your trunks sent back - because I'm not letting you go after them. Trunks or no trunks, you're staying here - where you belong." I had no objections.
Janette Oke Sayings: Arguments over Scriptures held the same power and importance as the way they dressed, the Arguments over Scriptures held the same power and importance as the way they dressed, the rituals they followed for prayer and for eating. All of this was intended to divide. To separate them from the rest. Either a person was part of their exclusive group or he was an outcast. Others might call themselves Judeans. They might consider themselves the Chosen, the followers of the One True God. But if politics or habits or interpretation of the Holy Book did not follow that of the Pharisees, they were doomed.
Janette Oke Sayings: As I say, I'd heard it all before, but one thing sorta caught me and As I say, I'd heard it all before, but one thing sorta caught me and had me puzzled. This preacher looked like what he was talkin' about filled him with such happiness that he was about to bust. It seemed that he was pleased to pieces that God had gone out of His way to do all that for man. "Mercy," he called it - mercy and grace - mercy bein' the withholdin' of what you really deserved, like a woodshed trip if you'd been bad; and grace - the gettin' of what you really didn't deserve, like the extra dish of ice cream when there were six servin's and five people to share them. At
Janette Oke Sayings: They met each morning with a group of the followers for a time of thanksgiving They met each morning with a group of the followers for a time of thanksgiving and supplication, a practice maintained by members of their group throughout Jerusalem.
Janette Oke Sayings: It was much easier to clean feet than to clean shoes. It was much easier to clean feet than to clean shoes.
Janette Oke Sayings: There seemed to be so many things that I needed, but I held myself in There seemed to be so many things that I needed, but I held myself in check and purchased only essentials - with the exception of one extravagance. I had determined that I would drink my tea like a lady, even in a log house; so I purchased a teapot and two cups and saucers of fine china. I felt somehow Mama's mind would be much more at ease about me if she knew that I was having my tea in the proper fashion. After all, civilization could not be too far away from Pine Springs if I had such amenities!
Janette Oke Sayings: Memories are so fragile, you know. Sometimes I feel they are best left undisturbed. Memories are so fragile, you know. Sometimes I feel they are best left undisturbed.
Janette Oke Sayings: Memories are beautiful things, Boy. When the person that ya loved is gone, when the Memories are beautiful things, Boy. When the person that ya loved is gone, when the happy time is over, then ya've still got yer memories. Thank God fer this special gift of His that lets ya sorta live yer experiences again and again. S'pose there ain't no price one would settle on fer the worth of memories.
Janette Oke Sayings: His gaze lingered upon Abigail, His gaze lingered upon Abigail,
Janette Oke Sayings: It is vital for these new believers to understand that this is not a cult It is vital for these new believers to understand that this is not a cult following any man. We seek the risen Lord. Our allegiance is to him alone. All power derives from Jesus and resides in him.
Janette Oke Sayings: The Essene movement has certainly gathered momentum over the past ten years. It is said The Essene movement has certainly gathered momentum over the past ten years. It is said there are somewhere around fifty communities spread throughout Judea. Some number a few dozen members, others as many as a thousand. One of the largest lies east of the Mount of Olives, another on the Dead Sea's western shore. Some are celibate and restricted to men, others populated by entire clans. They are united in their loathing of the Sanhedrin and the Temple priesthood, which they consider corrupt. But they've been a peaceful lot, electing to remove themselves entirely from the general population, waiting for the Messiah to come and rescue their nation.
Janette Oke Sayings: Despite their poverty, their tragic pasts, their own sorrows, they stood before her in strength Despite their poverty, their tragic pasts, their own sorrows, they stood before her in strength and spoke with a wisdom that defied their circumstances.
Janette Oke Sayings: Getting things accomplished isn't nearly as important as taking time for love. Getting things accomplished isn't nearly as important as taking time for love.
Janette Oke Sayings: When God allows something to be taken from you, He replaces it with something better. When God allows something to be taken from you, He replaces it with something better.
Janette Oke Sayings: But I think there is an even bigger reason why God hates sin so much." But I think there is an even bigger reason why God hates sin so much." William's eyes were wide as they studied his father's face. "It's because sin cost Him the life of His Son, Jesus. God decreed that those who sin roust die. Man sinned - but God still loved him. God didn't want man to die for his sin, so God provided a substitute. If man accepted the fact that another had died in his place, and was truly sorry for his sin, then he wouldn't have to die.
Janette Oke Sayings: Whenever I am present, we are vigilant to give the same allotments to all who Whenever I am present, we are vigilant to give the same allotments to all who approach us." "But when you are absent?" Stephen turned and stared out the storeroom's open doorway. "The widows and orphans from the freedmen's group are perhaps the most vulnerable among us. Many come from outlying provinces. They include many former slaves, with no funds or income or place to stay. We help care for all their needs. Especially those without gardens, fields, or vineyards of their own." "And families to help," Abigail said softly. He looked at her. "If everyone had your giving heart and caring spirit, this situation would vanish.
Janette Oke Sayings: Treasure the moments, her heart whispered. If you don't learn to treasure the moments, you'll Treasure the moments, her heart whispered. If you don't learn to treasure the moments, you'll never be able to treasure the memories.
Janette Oke Sayings: I wiped the drips from my face and shook my hands free of the coldness I wiped the drips from my face and shook my hands free of the coldness and told Wynn how good it tasted. Wynn drank, too, as a reminder to himself that he had been right. No other water on earth tastes quite like that of a mountain stream.
Janette Oke Sayings: You're like Jesus," Susie said, more positively now that she had said the words out You're like Jesus," Susie said, more positively now that she had said the words out loud. "He doesn't like it when people be bad either. An' He doesn't like to send them away - out of heaven. But it would spoil heaven for everybody else if He let bad people in there." Wynn said nothing, but his eyes looked misty as he reached out to tousle the little black head on his way to the bedroom for his slippers.
Janette Oke Sayings: The compass needle tells the truth, Beth, even in a storm. And then one must The compass needle tells the truth, Beth, even in a storm. And then one must adjust the rest of one's circumstances in accordance - even though sometimes it feels amiss. It reminds me that the Bible is like that too. It tells us the truth, and then we must adjust our thinking, our actions, to match.
Janette Oke Sayings: Number 12, always remember that I love you -both of you.""Oh, Willie, ya silly goose! Number 12, always remember that I love you -both of you."
"Oh, Willie, ya silly goose!
Janette Oke Sayings: Dear Lord, you know our need and how much we depend upon your help. We're Dear Lord, you know our need and how much we depend upon your help. We're not going to give you orders about what to do, God. We are just going to thank you for being there when we need you. In the name of Jesus, your Son. Amen.
Janette Oke Sayings: Many of the girls wear simple dresses to church. We do not make a point Many of the girls wear simple dresses to church. We do not make a point of 'dressing up,' nor do we study one another to see what is being worn. Nor does God. It's our hearts He views as we enter the doors to His church. Not our clothing.
Janette Oke Sayings: And just as simply as that, it was over. She was no longer a student And just as simply as that, it was over. She was no longer a student in the local town. She was a graduate. An adult. She thought she should feel something. Older.Wiser. But she felt nothing but a strange emptiness. An inner knowledge that she was now on the edge of the nest, ready to try her own wings
Janette Oke Sayings: She thanked God that life was not always winter, that spring always came at last She thanked God that life was not always winter, that spring always came at last to chase away the cold and heaviness, and to release one to warmth and movement again.
Janette Oke Sayings: She had a hard time to keep from running. She had a hard time to keep from running.
Janette Oke Sayings: I want to thank you for that. Personally. Whether you knew it at that time I want to thank you for that. Personally. Whether you knew it at that time or not, you had a great deal to do with shaping the life and character of the man I have come to love
Janette Oke Sayings: Whenever something comes into our life that hurts us, we do the decidin' - do Whenever something comes into our life that hurts us, we do the decidin' - do I let this work for my good, as God intended, or do I let bitterness grow like a bothersome canker sore in my soul?
Janette Oke Sayings: I'm not saying that suffering is our fault. I believe we suffer because sin has I'm not saying that suffering is our fault. I believe we suffer because sin has taken hold of the world. And with sin comes selfishness and heartlessness and wickedness. But I also think there will be a day of reckoning, Nick, when God lays out all we've done and judges our actions. That's not as popular to talk about anymore, I suppose. We all like to hear about a God who loves and forgives rewards. But He isn't holy and just if He doesn't deal with all those wrongs. I would never want to stand before God without having done everything in my power to extend His mercy to the people around me whenever I could.
Janette Oke Sayings: Does this God of yours speak with you often?" "No. But he makes his will Does this God of yours speak with you often?" "No. But he makes his will known. His Holy Spirit moves among us. I'm practicing listening and hearing and obeying.
Janette Oke Sayings: But If it is to be, or not, That's all in God's hands. But If it is to be, or not, That's all in God's hands.
Janette Oke Sayings: When you read you can have every adventure. In the pages of a book you When you read you can have every adventure. In the pages of a book you can be anyone you ever dreamed of being ... They can never tell you you're too young to slay the dragon
because it all happens right here, where it's safe.
Janette Oke Sayings: Mankind cannot suffer anywhere without it bringing sorrow to other hearts Mankind cannot suffer anywhere without it bringing sorrow to other hearts
Janette Oke Sayings: Stephen and the others at the table broke the bread in the baskets before them, Stephen and the others at the table broke the bread in the baskets before them, and one of the others then prayed about a broken vessel, a perfect sacrifice. Words Linux knew he should have understood, because Stephen had spent their last two sessions explaining what would happen during the communion service. How they followed a pattern that had been set in place at their last meal with the Messiah during the Passover feast, the night before he had been taken from them. Linux knew all these things, yet he was unprepared for what was happening. Not there at the front table, as next the wine was poured and blessed and shared. No, what was happening inside him.
Janette Oke Sayings: People who live in fear tend to do a powerful lot of nothing. People who live in fear tend to do a powerful lot of nothing.
Janette Oke Sayings: Don't be fooled. Charlie remembers things exactly the way he wants to remember them. I Don't be fooled. Charlie remembers things exactly the way he wants to remember them. I suppose we all do ... And then we spend the rest of our lives basing the way we think about our families on what we THOUGHT happened
instead of what really did.
Janette Oke Sayings: Jesus never taught revolution, the kind with swords and battles and bloodshed. He talked about Jesus never taught revolution, the kind with swords and battles and bloodshed. He talked about a revolution of love. Love your neighbor. Love your enemy.
Janette Oke Sayings: If she remember right, people who had a God didn't seem to hold to drinking' If she remember right, people who had a God didn't seem to hold to drinking' an' beating' their women. With a little luck maybe she wouldn't have to put up with that anyway.
Janette Oke Sayings: A sense of humor is a requisite to surviving in our demanding world A sense of humor is a requisite to surviving in our demanding world
Janette Oke Sayings: We light the candle and ask the Lord Jehovah to illuminate the week ahead. We We light the candle and ask the Lord Jehovah to illuminate the week ahead. We sprinkle spices into the flame and remind ourselves that the Sabbath should remain a sweet scent in our lives, flavoring the days to come.
Janette Oke Sayings: God will show you who to partner with when the time comes. God will show you who to partner with when the time comes.
Janette Oke Sayings: If we are to fight evil in our world - as we are called to If we are to fight evil in our world - as we are called to do - we cannot harbor deceitfulness in our hearts. May God give us the courage and the strength and the wisdom to live as he wants us to live. He is a holy God. And he is also a God of love. He desires only our good. He will show us what we each must learn from this experience today.
Janette Oke Sayings: A quiet morning with a loving God puts the events of the upcoming day into A quiet morning with a loving God puts the events of the upcoming day into proper perspective.
Janette Oke Sayings: Those who choose to be servants know the most about being free. Those who choose to be servants know the most about being free.
Janette Oke Sayings: Buried under the biggest burden is a good place to find an even bigger blessing. Buried under the biggest burden is a good place to find an even bigger blessing.
Janette Oke Sayings: His eyes fixed on mine for an instant, then he turned back to the fire. His eyes fixed on mine for an instant, then he turned back to the fire. The
Janette Oke Sayings: How each of us comes for our own reasons." "Comes where?" "To be with them How each of us comes for our own reasons." "Comes where?" "To be with them and listen to their message. What Stephen meant was that our motives are wrong. Our thinking is wrong. But if we come . . . with an open heart and mind, we will see the rightness of their declarations.
Janette Oke Sayings: Servants, serve well your masters. For this is right. And in so doing, you do Servants, serve well your masters. For this is right. And in so doing, you do it as to the Lord.
Janette Oke Sayings: Brothers and sisters, we have been struck a crippling blow. One of our own, one Brothers and sisters, we have been struck a crippling blow. One of our own, one whom we loved and deeply appreciated, has been cruelly taken from us. One who served his God and us with his whole heart. We miss him deeply. But let us not despair. Our Lord himself told us to expect to be hated even as he was hated. But we cannot let this distract us from our purpose. Our world still needs the Good News. Those who pose as our enemies still need the light. The light that can only come through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Janette Oke Sayings: I am not afraid of death, Abigail. I am afraid that I might draw back I am not afraid of death, Abigail. I am afraid that I might draw back and not be bold in proclaiming the gospel." He hesitated, then said, "And I am afraid that I might not stand firm. That under the heel of the enemy, in pain, I might deny my Lord.
Janette Oke Sayings: You simply need to trust, take each next step by faith. You will know what You simply need to trust, take each next step by faith. You will know what is right when the time comes.
Janette Oke Sayings: The cake had been done by a lady friend of Mary's. It was simpler than The cake had been done by a lady friend of Mary's. It was simpler than it would have been had she been given more time; but I was finding more and more beauty in simplicity.
Janette Oke Sayings: A wonderful truth engulfed her. She was safe. They were all still safe. As long A wonderful truth engulfed her. She was safe. They were all still safe. As long as they followed the ways of God, they had nothing to fear. He was holy - but he was just. And as long as they followed their godly leaders - like Peter, like Stephen - they would remain protected and on the right path.
Janette Oke Sayings: Feel fee to be a usin' anythin' in the house, an' if there be anythin' Feel fee to be a usin' anythin' in the house, an' if there be anythin' thet ya be needin', make a list. I go to town most saturdays fer supplies, an' I can be a pickin' it up then. When ya feel more yerself like, ya might want to come along an' do yer own choosin'.
Janette Oke Sayings: A dense pall of fear hung over the entire group. Previously they had sensed that A dense pall of fear hung over the entire group. Previously they had sensed that persecution might come. They had tried to prepare for it. Now it was real - raw and terrifying. If their enemies could do this to a man like Stephen, who sought only to serve his community and anyone in need, every one of them was in danger. All of them! Little groups huddled in whispered conversation. Mothers stayed home from evening prayer to shelter children. Men moved furtively, casting glances to each side as they hastened through the streets. The whole community was wrapped in a shroud of tension and uneasiness.
Janette Oke Sayings: Without that forgiveness, that peace, no heart is ever happy. There is always an inner Without that forgiveness, that peace, no heart is ever happy. There is always an inner struggle. Pain. Only when God has been invited in-to manage one's life, to direct one's thinking, to be in control-can one ever get away from all the conflicts inside. We have to stop struggling against His will before we can find real joy.
Janette Oke Sayings: They get arrested, and God's angel turns them loose." Several voices joined in laughter. But They get arrested, and God's angel turns them loose." Several voices joined in laughter. But Peter raised a hand for silence. "Brothers and sisters, it matters not. Perhaps the next time they arrest us we will not be delivered. Nevertheless, we must do as we are commanded. Pray that all of us will continue to have boldness to preach the Word.
Janette Oke Sayings: It was Gramps' turn now. He took his time and It was Gramps' turn now. He took his time and
Janette Oke Sayings: True love is born of experience, not fairy dust. True love is born of experience, not fairy dust.
Janette Oke Sayings: Had he allowed this deceit to go unpunished, more of his children would eventually have Had he allowed this deceit to go unpunished, more of his children would eventually have perished than the two we lost. The evil lurking in our hearts will take over if left unchecked. God has given us a reminder of whom we serve. Just as he did in the days of Moses, when God gave the painful instruction to destroy some in order to save more. In a way, it is encouraging, blessed, to realize that we are serving Moses' God. He has not changed.
Janette Oke Sayings: I love him. Have loved him through each of his growing stages. But I do I love him. Have loved him through each of his growing stages. But I do not want him to stay the same. I want him to grow. To mature. To become everything God has in mind for him. To be a man. Accept responsibility. Be a leader ... And he will. I have every confidence he will. He's on the right track-your brother. Following the leading of his Lord. I want him to change, but I never want him to leave behind the solid base he has already established for who he is deep inside. But I also want him to build and develop and carefully nurture that inner self. And as that happens, there will be changes.
Janette Oke Sayings: Ezra felt his heart cry out, as though it were branded by the stone he Ezra felt his heart cry out, as though it were branded by the stone he now held. Then he roared against the tide of regret and anguish that suddenly filled him, a piercing grief for he knew not what. Ezra cast the first stone. Stephen was struck hard. But he straightened, lifted his eyes and his voice to heaven, and cried, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit." The stones rained down upon him even as his face was lifted to the heavens, shining with that same light as in the Council chamber. The last words Ezra heard him speak were, "Lord, do not charge them with this sin.
Janette Oke Sayings: You are not asking me. I am asking you. Our lives are in God's hands You are not asking me. I am asking you. Our lives are in God's hands now. Perhaps he has plans, a mission for us to fulfill. Instead of a soldier of Rome, you might now be a messenger of God. But if not, then I still choose to be your wife, for whatever time he allows us to have.
Janette Oke Sayings: A good friend remembers what we were and sees what we can be ... A good friend remembers what we were and sees what we can be ...
Janette Oke Sayings: To let go of even life, if need be, and accept his calling. To let go of even life, if need be, and accept his calling.
Janette Oke Sayings: The Sadducees are Hellenized Judeans and dominate the Council. The Pharisees are a minority on The Sadducees are Hellenized Judeans and dominate the Council. The Pharisees are a minority on the Council, and consider the Sadducees to be their, well - " "Their enemy.
Janette Oke Sayings: How we leave the world is more important than how we enter it. How we leave the world is more important than how we enter it.
Janette Oke Sayings: The sunset was a splendid display. I wondered if it was showing off for my The sunset was a splendid display. I wondered if it was showing off for my benefit or if it was often that spectacular. Rarely had I seen such a gorgeous scene; the riotous colors flamed out over the sky in shades that I had no words to describe. Birds sang their last songs of the day before tucking in for the night, and still the darkness hung back. Now, I thought, I understand the word "twilight." It was created for just this time - in this land.
Janette Oke Sayings: Having someone who understands is a great blessing for ourselves. Being someone who understands is Having someone who understands is a great blessing for ourselves. Being someone who understands is a great blessing to others.
Janette Oke Sayings: When tragedy happens a real family pulls together, mine ripped apart. When tragedy happens a real family pulls together, mine ripped apart.