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Freedom Forever!

Freedom Forever!

by Diane Musil ~  Dear OUR Father in Heaven, As we celebrate our Nation’s birthday and the freedom we enjoy living in our great country, may we pause and remember the great cost paid through the years–hundreds of thousands of lives have been sacrificed–so that we can enjoy and embrace the privilege of living in […]

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29 Apr Posted by in Encouragement Today | Comments

Encouragement Today

Encouragement Today

by Diane Musil ~ We had an old apple tree in the backyard where I grew up.  One year my Dad did not trim the old apple tree. Later that Summer, we only had one or two apples on the tree. That was all. The next year, in Spring, my Dad did trim that old […]

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Deep, Deep Love of Jesus

Deep, Deep Love of Jesus

by Diane Musil ~ July 7, 1977 Jesus changed my life. I experienced God’s love and forgiveness through Jesus Christ that wonderful day I was born again.  I loved to read my Bible and attend church. I also would watch Christian television programs. I had to sit real close to the television to be able […]

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Breaking Good News-Pastor Saeed!

Breaking Good News-Pastor Saeed!

UPDATE, Breaking Good News! “American Pastor Saeed Abedini has been released – January 16, 2016!  We can confirm that after more than three long years in an Iranian prison, Pastor Saeed – a U.S. citizen – was freed. In addition, several other imprisoned Americans were also reportedly released” says Jay Sekulow, Chief Counsel at the […]

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14 Jan Posted by in Encouragement Today | Comments

I Can Hear My Savior Calling

I Can Hear My Savior Calling

by Diane Musil ~  “I Can Hear My Savior Calling”  It all began at the Sea of Galilee as Jesus was walking by (see Matthew 4:18-21). He (Jesus) happened to look and see two men–Andrew and his brother Peter. The two men were throwing their nets into the sea and trying to catch their day’s […]

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20 Oct Posted by in Encouragement Today | 1 comment

Facing the “lions” seeking to devour…

Facing the “lions” seeking to devour…

by Diane Musil ~ DANIEL, the man–Facing the “lions” seeking to devour his prayer life (Part 2 of 2, see September 2015, Encouragement Today for Part 1) Daniel heard all about the new law. The new law said that for the next thirty days no one could pray to any other god except King Darius.  […]

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15 Sep Posted by in Encouragement Today | Comments

Daniel, Dynamic Courage (Part 1)

Daniel, Dynamic Courage (Part 1)

by Diane Musil ~ DANIEL, a man of Dynamic Courage…and the Challenge we all have facing our own end-time “lions”. Let us take a look at the man, Daniel. I want to begin with Chapters 5–6, because of the way it relates to the threat on our own freedom to pray.  We will, and are, […]

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28 Jul Posted by in Encouragement Today | 1 comment

Let the flame burn

Let the flame burn

by Diane Musil ~   My brother and sister in the Lord, as you read this devotion, it is my prayer that you will “fan into flames”, “stir up the gift”, “rekindle the gift” of God which is in you!  BIBLE VERSES, 2 Timothy 1:3-6 (NCV–New Century Version) “I thank God as I always mention you in my prayers, […]

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11 May Posted by in Encouragement Today | 1 comment

Today the Savior Calls

Today the Savior Calls

by Diane Musil ~ D.L. Moody, the Evangelist* – “The Power of the GOOD OLD GOSPEL” (Third message in series of three messages) The 19th century evangelist, D.L. Moody (1837-1899) founded Moody Bible Institute in Chicago in 1886. As a zealous preacher, he shared the Gospel to more than 100 million people during his lifetime in […]

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Deaf Lady Evangelist

Deaf Lady Evangelist

by Diane Musil ~ A DEAF LADY EVANGELIST, Fern Rolfe Nathan, 1918–2003.  “The Power of the Good Old Gospel”  Second in a series of three messages.* Fern Rolfe Nathan’s Common Deaf Childhood Experiences Fern, a legend in Assemblies of God Deaf ministry, was born on November 15, 1918, just five days after Armistice Day which […]

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