K Reynolds @kreynolds

  I have been a member of ChristianBlog.Com for 48 years, 9 months and 21 days.

  I have published 2,396 blogs and 7,094 comments.

 My first blog was published on Saturday 4th of August 2007.

 My most recent blog was published on Thursday 18th of October 2018.

My Blog Archive
What Was Meant For Evil
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It is human nature to try to assign blame for something when tragedy strikes. Sometimes we blame external forces but other times we blame the victim. In our minds if something bad happens it must be the fault of someone or at least something. Perhaps...
Maybe We Should Say Thank You
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The Word of God tells us to ask so we ask. We ask God to heal us, we ask Him to provide for us, we ask God to help is in a variety of ways. Often we do not only ask these things for ourselves but we ask for them on behalf of others as well. This is a...
The Book of Chronicles
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The following paper was not written by myself but by my husband, Dave Reynolds who is currently pursuing his Master of Divinity. He has given me permission to post this paper, which is a summary of the book of Chronicles (divided into two books in the...
Grief Is A Process
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About four years ago, the husband of a friend of mine was placed into a care facility due to the progression of Alzheimer's disease. Sometimes this disease progresses slowly and individuals can be cared for at home for a long period of time. Other...
Yom Kippur: The Day of Atonement Then And Now
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The following was not written by myself but by my husband, Dave Reynolds who is currently pursuing his Master of Divinity. Yom Kippur: The Day Of Atonement Then And Now By Dave Reynolds July 6, 2015 Jewish festivals and feasts, as outlined in the...
Our Spiritual Garments
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Whether we like it or not our physical image whether it be our looks, our clothing or even our actions, says a lot to the world. That image may not always be accurate and in fact often it is not. There have been many sad situations where looks are...
A Battle We Need Not Fight
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The Oxford Dictionary defines the term "friendly fire" as: weapon fire coming from one's own side, especially fire that causes accidental injury or death to one's own forces. In other words, rather than attacking the enemy, a soldier...
The Pear Tree
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In The Confessions of Saint Augustine Book II, Augustine recounts an incident that happened when he was a teenager. He sneaks into a garden with some friends and steals some pears. He would later write that he had no need for the pears. He wasn't...
The Oriental Rug
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I definitely needed a rug. We had moved into a new house with a white textured ceramic tile floor in the foyer which happened to have not one but two doors which lead to either an attached garage or outside. Somehow when we looked at the house, I had...
The Right Kind Of Mirror
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A few weeks ago, I was watching a television program where hopeful entrepreneurs pitch their business and/or product to potential investors. One of the products being pitched was a mirror that made the person who looked into it appear to be slimmer...
Every Nook And Cranny
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When confronted by a house that could use some tender-loving care, some people are like me. We let out a groan, suddenly remember something else that must be done that very moment (and preferably doing it means we must go out the door), we head out...
What Are You Hungry For?
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The thought which came to my mind as I was reading,@watchmanjohn's blog this morning was that we must pursue God. While it is true that we can do nothing to earn our salvation, it is the gift of God, Jesus also tells us, Blessed are those who...
Living The New Life
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Colossians 3:1 tells us that we have been raised to new life with Christ. Paul further writes: ... you died when Christ died, and your real life is hidden with Christ in God. Colossians 3:3 (NLT) and then goes on to tell us that when Christ, who is...
The Lord Is My Help!
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"Be careful, its slick out." Those were the last words my husband said to me before I drove off. His car was in the shop so we were carpooling that morning. I nodded as I slid into the driver's seat and headed off to school. The past few...
Change Begins With Me
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When my husband and I were dating, a friend of ours was assigned to pastor a tiny church in the mountains of East Tennessee which was about 45 minutes away from the college we were attending. Our friend asked us if we would be willing to help and he...
How Must We Live?
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The denomination I grew up in sprang up out of the Holiness movement in the southeastern United States just after the turn of the 20th century. Less than five years after its beginning, it began to be heavily influenced by the Pentecostal movement...
A Bowl Of Soup
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I am not a chef. I am not even a particularly good cook. I am an "everyone is starving and needs something quick but not from the microwave and please no frozen dinners" sort of cook. I am not unlike thousands if not millions of my peers who...
A Girl, A Horse And A Buffalo
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While reading a blog written by @blessings2you entitled We Cannot Make...
And They Lived Happily Ever After
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It is a common theme in fairy tales. The prince or sometimes even the princess falls in love with someone beneath them on the social ladder. They go through great peril to rescue their beloved and at the end of the story, they marry. As the story...
More Than I Can Handle
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Several times over the past week I have read the statement: "God will not give us more than we can handle." Is this true? Well, first of all you must know what this statement is based upon. A lot of people believe this to be a direct quote...
In The Middle Of The Storm
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This past weekend, I attended a women's conference. Building 429 performed during one of the sessions. One of the songs they did was "Where I Belong". Before singing the song, Jason Roy gave us a little background on the history of that...
It Could Save Your Life
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In the fall of 2007, I began to experience strange episodes of dizziness. My primary doctor was not available at the time so I saw someone else who said I had an mild ear infection which was probably causing the problem. He prescribed some antibiotics...
Your Targeted Goal
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For the past few years, I have been attending a Friday morning small...
How Will You Live?
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... Suppose this black pit of a kingdom of yours is the only world....
Are You Okay?
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I climbed into the tow truck, shivering with cold and sighed. "I know it is about 10 miles but can you just take me home? I really don't think I can drive and I don't want someone to have to come out to get me in this weather."...