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Sticking Together

Thursday, January 17, 2013


Yesterday it snowed one of those heavy, sticky snows. It was great snow to make snowmen and snowballs. Not good snow for shoveling! Some people go overboard with their snowmen. Look what they did in Bethel, Maine a few years ago! Their snowman was over 117 feet tall. They were able to make such a large snowman because they first designed a strong metal frame to pile the snow on.

Snowflakes are one of God’s most fragile creations, but just look at what they can do when they stick together. Snowflakes are amazing because they are unbiased. None of them are exactly the same, but when the conditions are right, they all stick together.
With a strong structure, Christ’s Church can become all that God intends us to be. What kind of conditions need to be in our church for all of US to stick together? We need to walk in the love of God. Ephesians 5:2 states, “walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us”. Let’s learn a lesson from the flakes. We’re much stronger together than we ever could be apart.
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OKBACK2ME 1/17/2013 10:08PM

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68ANNE 1/17/2013 9:22PM

    I don't have such a big snow man but I have one!

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DEBBYFROMMT 1/17/2013 9:45AM

    I remember seeing that in the paper last year! Amazing! I like the trees for arms. We play a lot in the snow, but nobody really builds snowmen up here. Don't know why. People are like snow flakes, everyone different. All unique, but amazing when we stick together! LOVE it!

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KARRENLYNN 1/17/2013 9:33AM

    What a great snowman! I think people are meant to work together to accomplish more than they can alone.

have a great week,

Karen

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COLLEENROSTE 1/17/2013 9:30AM

    emoticon amen emoticon

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BAKER1009 1/17/2013 8:55AM

    Jackie - LOVE THIS!! What a great analogy (AGAIN!!) about how something so small, so fragile, can become a part of something so much bigger by sticking together!
LOVE IT!!

Have a wonderful day and keep these wonderful blogs a coming!

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ADVENTURESEEKER 1/17/2013 8:26AM

    Lovely blog :)

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1CRAZYDOG 1/17/2013 8:13AM

    What a wonderful analogy! In Him all things are possible! HUGS and here's to a great Thursday.

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JSTETSER 1/17/2013 7:41AM

    Thanks for the comments! I love the snow!

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GAMMY98 1/17/2013 7:11AM

    Thanks for my goddie yesterday. Love your blog today you always have such great blogs. Thanks you so much

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EDITOR 1/17/2013 6:08AM

    Jackie, thanks for the neat note with the goodie yesterday. It was appreciated.
Bethel, means God dwells here. Remind me to avoid the state Maine though and shoot straight for heaven where it will be climate controlled. emoticon

This was great fun. Thank you!

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GRAMMYEAC 1/17/2013 5:56AM

    Great analogy, Jackie!!!

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SWEETYOUNGTHING 1/17/2013 5:42AM

    That is fun!

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