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If I had Wings…

by Denise Boggs
“Oh, that I had wings of a dove! I would fly away and be at rest.” Psalm 55:6 The stresses of life can be so overwhelming.  I often fall into the discouragement of situations, rather than focus on the One who truly cares for me and is ready to sustain me.  Bearing the burden of crushing weight actually gives Christians wings. This may sound like a contradiction in terms, but it is a blessed truth. While enduring a severe trial, David cried, “Oh, that I had wings of a dove! I would fly away and be at rest.” Yet before […]

Dwelling in the Peace of God

by Denise Boggs
“I will lie down, both in peace and in sleep for You alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety” Psalm 4:8. As God’s children, we possess a powerful gift that the rest of this world is trying to obtain.  We possess peace.  We can lie down at night after a long, hard day with peace in our hearts knowing that the Lord is going to take care of everything that is troubling us.  That is a wonderful gift. Most of this world longs to be rescued from the troubles of life.  Although we can’t escape every problem, as Christians, we […]