As often as I have watched the Olympic games, I have never seen a medal ceremony that included just the participants! It is those who finish, and finish well that are standing on the podium. There are examples of this all through the Bible. One such example is King Uzziah.
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Got any ghosts in your closet? If you do, how do you deal with them? Unless I am the only one on the planet who suffers from this experience, I can quickly be discouraged by reviewing the past too long. Being a sort of melancholic personality, I need to be careful not to dwell on it lest it overcomes me like a series of strong waves at the ocean shore. But, I see God’s hand in directing events that have helped me understand better who He is and what He wants to accomplish in and through me.Continue reading “Lessons for Today from Yesterday”