Tag Archives: disappointment

Echoes of Mercy*

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The beauty of flight refreshed Montana; exhausted from trying the newest bicycle model on the prairie trail.

“And Jonathan Saul’s son arose, and went to David into the wood, and strengthened his hand in God.”
1 Samuel 23:16 KJV

Inspired by: The Shepherd King: Vengeance and Mercy

*“Blessed Assurance” by Fanny Crosby

“O Brother, Be Faithful”

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“Eternity’s years shall tell for thy faithfulness now,”

“For I rejoiced greatly, when the brethren came and testified of the truth that is in thee, even as thou walkest in the truth.”
3 John 1:3 KJV

Inspired by: “O Brother, Be Faithful”

Coloring Fun: “Lord, Save Me!”

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“Hide me, O my Savior, hide! Till the storm of life is past;”

“And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he walked on the water, to go to Jesus.

But when he saw the wind boisterous, he was afraid; and beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me.”
Matthew 14:29, 30 KJV

Inspired by: “Jesus, Lover of My Soul”

coloring fun: save me!

Coloring Fun: Save me!

Heavens Declare

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After the chaos of war, Montana found comfort from above.

“For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven.

Thy faithfulness is unto all generations: thou hast established the earth, and it abideth.”
Psalm 119:89, 90 KJV

Watch with Me

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Hot or cold?

“Then saith he unto them, My soul is exceeding sorrowful, even unto death: tarry ye here, and watch with me.

And he went a little farther, and fell on his face, and prayed, saying, O my Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me: nevertheless not as I will, but as thou wilt.

And he cometh unto the disciples, and findeth them asleep, and saith unto Peter, What, could ye not watch with me one hour?”
Matthew 26:38-40

Road Trip: Desert Desserts

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Returning home through California, a cowboy from Yukon Territory told Montana they would experience baked alaska the next day. As they reached a sun-salted basin between mountain ranges, Montana focused on the delicate petals of the cactus flowers as his creamy confection dreams melted.

“Is his mercy clean gone for ever? doth his promise fail for evermore?

Hath God forgotten to be gracious? hath he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.

And I said, This is my infirmity: but I will remember the years of the right hand of the most High.

I will remember the works of the Lord: surely I will remember thy wonders of old.

I will meditate also of all thy work, and talk of thy doings.”
Psalm 77:8-12 KJV

coloring fun:death valley national park:psalm 77:8-12

Coloring Fun:Death Valley National Park:Psalm 77:8-12.