Scribe’s Playlist — Be Still

Posted by Rebecca.

My heart felt heavy today as I sat to work on this post. I have friends who are struggling with life-threatening illness, job and income losses, deaths of loved ones, and the stresses of life.

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As I pray for them and share heartfelt compassion for their circumstance, I have an inner peace that the God I love and gave my life to will, without a doubt, show himself real and faithful to each one of them in just the right time. That He will answer their cry for help and my simple prayers for them.

I know He will answer, and yet I understand the feelings of fear, sadness, and inadequacy my dear friends may be experiencing. Those feelings tend to war with our faith that God is with us and never leaves us. Those fears at times utter battle cries that may rise through the peaceful moments of our prayers and pierce our hearts.

Maybe it is to those warring fears we need to say, “Be Still! My God is with me and together we WILL have victory.”

Psalm 46:10 says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”

Those words “be still” are not just a call for silent worship. It was the voice of God addressing wicked warring nations to “cease and desist”. Warning them that He would be exalted, not them. That they had no chance of winning.

As I read and studied this verse today, I was reminded of the song from Bethel Music “Be Still”.

So, I invite you to share my headphones for a moment and enjoy…

Be Still

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Scribe’s Playlist — “Weird Al” Yankovic – Word Crimes

Posted by Rebecca.

Scribe's PlaylistAre you guilty of word crimes?
Weird Al’s latest video is one I couldn’t resist posting. Each time I’ve watch it, I have major flashbacks of junior and senior high English class. We all need to remember the rules when we write, but why not make following them fun?

So, I invite you to share my headphones for a moment and enjoy…

Word Crimes

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Scribe’s Playlist – A “Banner” and a blessing

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4th of JulyA little tribute to all things American…the 4th of July, our military, baseball, and rock-n-roll. 🙂

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Scribe’s Playlist — Tribute to Realm Makers Attendees

Posted by Bridgett.

Scribe's PlaylistRebecca and I will be boarding a plane this morning, venturing on to a strange realm filled with wonderful (and even stranger) creatures…Er, I mean, writers.

To honor those amazing, creative inventors of speculative fiction, we decided to depart from our usual playlist fare. So, to the attendees of Realm Makers 2014, this one’s for you!

To everyone else, I dare you to share my headphones for a moment and enjoy…

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Scribe’s Playlist — Superhero

Posted by Rebecca.

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Caught in a downpour without an umbrella? Needing a Superhero? There are plenty of storms and fights we face in life. We don’t have to weather them alone. God wants to be that superhero and help you. Just ask.

So, I invite you to share my headphones for a moment and enjoy…

Superhero

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Scribe’s Playlist — Jesus, King of Angels

Posted by Bridgett.

Scribe's PlaylistMy nephew, whom I mentioned in Tuesday’s post, spent many nights during his early years afraid to be awakened by nightmares. I was babysitting him one weekend, tucking him into bed, when he said, “I’m not afraid anymore, Auntie. Jesus is more powerful than bad dreams.” Since that night, and to this day, his prayers have always included a request for Jesus to send His angels to watch over him and keep bad dreams away as he sleeps.

While listening to the radio a few weeks ago, I was stunned at how closely the first verse of a song mirrored my nephew’s prayer. With that in mind, I invite you to share my headphones for a moment and enjoy…

Jesus, King of Angels

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Scribe’s Playlist — Playing the piano with no hands

Scribe's PlaylistHere’s the video I mentioned in Tuesday’s post “Quit” & 5 other words on my family’s Naughty Word List.

It’s easy to let life bombard you and give up on people, goals, even your dreams. Health issues or financial hardships can stop you in your tracks too. This young man’s video helped rekindle my determination not to quit, ever, no matter what.

So, I invite you to share my headphones for a moment and enjoy…

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Scribe’s Playlist — Light Up the Sky

Scribe's PlaylistGod is Light. But, it can sometimes be difficult to see or feel His presence through the darkness of our circumstances. The good news is, like physical light which exists beyond the visible spectrum, He is always there.

So, I invite you to share my headphones for a moment and enjoy…

Light Up the Sky

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Scribe’s Playlist — Forever

Happy Easter! I invite everyone from every nation to join me in this tribute to the King of All Lands.

So, pull up a seat, share my headphones for a moment, and enjoy…

Forever

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