Sowing Seeds of Faith Blog

New Year’s Resolutions 2014

by: Larry Davies | December 30, 2013

My New Year’s Resolution for 2014 is only this: “I resolve to deepen my relationship with God.” All other resolutions will be guided by God. Earlier this year, I wrote about a prayer by Robin Van Cleef which has guided me so well.   Lord, I sense my need of you; yet — I am […]

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True Meaning of Christmas by Tim Richards

by: Larry Davies | December 22, 2013

Tim Richards has been an online friend and fellow writer for many years. I enjoyed and used his devotional columns many times. “The True Meaning of Christmas” seems so appropriate for our Christmas season so I received permission to share it with you. I hope you enjoy his message of creative generosity in the midst […]

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Christmas Renewal

by: Larry Davies | December 16, 2013

Christmas should be a time of spiritual renewal for everyone. After all, we are getting ready to celebrate Jesus’ birthday. But, there are Christmas programs, special services, shopping for gifts, parties, family gatherings and the list goes on and on.  So, at times it’s easy to become tired and cranky from too many events, too […]

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Advent: A Time to Forgive

by: Larry Davies | December 8, 2013

Years ago, a man told one of our small groups how his son was murdered in the midst of a robbery and the murderer was going on trial in a few days. With tearful eyes, the father described the struggle he would face, day after day sitting in a courtroom listening to gruesome testimony and […]

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Living Loved

by: Larry Davies | December 7, 2013

  Look Ma – Two at once! Just in case, I don’t make it as a preacher, I can always work in a restaurant!   Today’s Devotion – Starts with this by Max Lucado   Many people tell us to love. Only God gives us the power to do so.-   We know what God wants […]

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Christmas and Tacky Lights

by: Larry Davies | December 1, 2013

For me, Christmas used to start with lights – lots of lights. What can I say? I grew up in Virginia Beach, home of the “Tacky Light” tour. At the beach we like to say: “Brighter lights on the outside mean brighter, happier families inside.” If true – our family is deliriously happy!   One […]

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