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The Prophesies are Fulfilled

Posted by Roberta Grimes • December 23, 2023 • 43 Comments

O come, O come, Emmanuel, And ransom captive Israel, That mourns in lonely exile here, Until the Son of God appear. Rejoice! Rejoice! Emmanuel Shall come to thee, O Israel. O come, Thou Rod of Jesse, free Thine own from Satan’s tyranny; From depths of hell Thy people save, And give them victory o’er the... Read More

Our Very Personal God

Posted by Roberta Grimes • December 16, 2023 • 37 Comments

I come to the garden alone, While the dew is still on the roses, And the voice I hear falling on my ear The Son of God discloses. And He walks with me, and He talks with me, And He tells me I am His own; And the joy we share as we tarry there,... Read More

Knowing God

Posted by Roberta Grimes • December 09, 2023 • 22 Comments

My sweet Lord, Mm, my Lord, Mm, my Lord, I really want to see you. Really want to be with you. Really want to see you, Lord, but it takes so long, my Lord. My sweet Lord. Mm, my Lord. Mm, my Lord. I really want to know you. Really want to go with you.... Read More

Let There be Life!

Posted by Roberta Grimes • December 02, 2023 • 38 Comments

To us and our good fortune! Be happy, be healthy, long life! And if our good fortune never comes, here’s to whatever comes. Drink l’chai-im, to life! To life, l’chai-im! L’chai-im, l’chai-im, to life! Here’s to our prosperity, our good health and happiness, and most important … To life, to life, l’chai-im! L’chai-im, l’chai-im, to... Read More

Something from Nothing?

Posted by Roberta Grimes • November 25, 2023 • 12 Comments

It seems we stood and talked like this before. We looked at each other in the same way then, But I can’t remember where or when. The clothes you’re wearing are the clothes you wore. The smile you are smiling you were smiling then, But I can’t remember where or when. Some things that happened... Read More

What is Spiritual Growth?

Posted by Roberta Grimes • November 18, 2023 • 27 Comments

I am weak but Thou art strong. Jesus, keep me from all wrong! I’ll be satisfied as long As I walk, let me walk close to Thee. Just a closer walk with Thee. Grant it, Jesus, is my plea! Daily walking close to Thee. Let it be, dear Lord, let it be. – Traditional, from... Read More

Our Teacher

Posted by Roberta Grimes • November 11, 2023 • 22 Comments

There must be lights burning brighter somewhere. Got to be birds flying higher in a sky more blue. If I can dream of a better land, where all my brothers walk hand in hand, Tell me why, oh why, oh why can’t my dream come true? There must be peace and understanding sometime. Strong winds... Read More

Born Again

Posted by Roberta Grimes • November 04, 2023 • 18 Comments

I used to think that I could not go on. And life was nothing but an awful song. But now I know the meaning of true love! I’m leaning on the everlasting arms. If I can see it, then I can do it! If I just believe it, there’s nothing to it! I believe I... Read More

Jesus and Wealth

Posted by Roberta Grimes • October 28, 2023 • 34 Comments

The best things in life are free. But you can give them to the birds and bees! I want money. That’s what I want. That’s what I want. Your love is such a thrill. But your love won’t pay my bills! I want money. That’s what I want! That’s what I want! Money don’t get... Read More

The Lord’s Gift

Posted by Roberta Grimes • October 21, 2023 • 33 Comments

When the twilight is gone, and no songbirds are singing. When the twilight is gone, you come into my heart. And here in my heart you will stay while I pray. My prayer is to linger with you, At the end of the day, in a dream that’s divine. My prayer is a rapture in... Read More