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Ryan Roberts
Boise, Idaho
Interests: watching movies, traveling, playing music, playing various sports, we all love reading books, and being together.
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Nothing in the world of nature or of man can really harm the soul that steadily and lovingly trusts the Heavenly Father. He who has Jesus with him in the long life voyage will be taught the lesson of perfect... Continue reading
Posted 11 hours ago at Ryan's Ramblings
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Contentment is the product of gratitude and anger is the product of discontentment. … When you acknowledge that God is good in all that He does, and you affirm His goodness by a life of gratitude, it appreciably influences your... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Ryan's Ramblings
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Do every moment’s duty aright. — George MacDonald Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. (Romans 90:12, NIV) This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Ryan's Ramblings
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For the eyes of the Lord roam throughout the earth, so that He may strongly support those whose heart is completely His. (2 Chronicles 16:9, NASB) What is God looking for? He is looking for men and women whose hearts... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Ryan's Ramblings
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The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge. (Proverbs 1:7, ESV) Faith is unlearning your fears until all that’s left is the fear of God. — Mark Batterson The remarkable thing about fearing God is that when you... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Ryan's Ramblings
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Lord, you have been our dwelling place throughout all generations. (Psalm 90:1, NIV) We might as well settle down in God now, for the day will come when only God will remain. Our bodies, our homes, our financial security, our... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Ryan's Ramblings
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You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance. (Psalm 32:7, NIV) In the secret of His presence How my soul delights to hide! Oh, how precious are the lessons Which... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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Verses on tombstones Are but idly spent; The living character Is the monument. — Margaretta Worker Character, not circumstances, makes the man. — Booker T. Washington Lives of careless wrongdoing are run-down shacks; holy living builds soaring cathedrals. (Proverbs 14:11,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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Happy Anniversary Mom and Dad! What a joy it is to celebrate your 55 years of marriage. Thank you for your commitment to God and to one another. You are a gift and a blessing to friends, family and the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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They are lights in the darkness. In the bright light of their lives others can see what they ought to do. They make people believe that there really is a God. Behind such a life of unfailing good will, men... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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God is infinitely patient. He will not push himself into our lives. He knows the greatest thing he has given us is our freedom. If we want habitually, even exclusively, to operate from the level of our own reason, He... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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By faith Moses, when he had grown up, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter, choosing rather to endure ill-treatment with the people of God than to enjoy the temporary pleasures of sin, considering the reproach of Christ... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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All we really know about tomorrow is that Jesus is waiting for us, in life and in death. So we might as well live as if today is all we have, which, of course, it is. — M. Craig Barnes... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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Posted Feb 13, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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Just as I am, without one plea, But that Thy blood was shed for me, And that Thou bid’st me come to Thee, O Lamb of God, I come! I come! — Charlotte Elliot I passed on to you what... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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Your way was through the sea, your path through the great waters; yet your footprints were unknown. (Psalm 77:19, ESV) God is often silent when we prefer that he speak, and he interrupts us when we prefer that he stay... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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The price of disobedience is higher than the price of obedience; if not in the areas of the temporal, for sure in the eternal. —Walter Henrichsen Watch out for the Esau syndrome: trading away God’s lifelong gift in order to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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We are complete in Him, not in any experience or favorite doctrine. … “Getting through to God” is not a strange emotional experience—although it may indeed move the emotions—but simply arriving at the blessed point where we rest in the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings
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It can be an evasion to go on asking questions when we have not given ourselves to the answers that we already know. … What most of us need is not all of the pieces to life’s puzzle, but enough... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2021 at Ryan's Ramblings