Clark Mountain Musings: December 2006

Sunday, December 31, 2006

HAPPY 2006

Hope it was a great year. May God bless you in 2007! Make every day bountiful and productive. EDI... Everyday Improve
For great is your love, reaching to the heavens; your faithfulness reaches to the skies.

Psalm 57:10 (NIV)

View of a beautiful sunrise over the Black river below Clearwater Dam.

Saturday, December 30, 2006

Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

1 John 4:11 (NIV)

Wednesday, December 27, 2006

Jesus declared, "I am the bread of life. He who comes to me will never go hungry, and he who believes in me will never be thirsty."

John 6:35 (NIV)
Gerald Ford R.I.P

A decent man who brought healing to our country. God bless him.

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Muslims demand Pope open up Cordoba's Cathedral....

As Gateway Pundit points out... weren't these the same guys threatening to riot if the Pope dared make a single Christian gesture while in the Hagia Sophia?
John F. Kerry eats alone



Looks like the troops aren't too happy with him as he eats in Iraq nearly alone. Wonder if he was like doing the awkward school cafeteria thing saying.... "Anyone sitting here?"... "Can I sit here".. until he eats by himself.


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Tuesday, December 26, 2006

Seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

Matthew 6:33 (NIV)

Monday, December 25, 2006

MERRY CHRISTMAS

Saturday, December 23, 2006

Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel.

Isaiah 7:14 (NIV)

Tuesday, December 19, 2006

God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. If we claim to have fellowship with him yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live by the truth. But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin.

I John 1:5-7

A set of falls on Mudlick Creek in Sam A Baker State Park.

Sunday, December 17, 2006

"Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord rises upon you."

Isaiah 60:1

The Lotus marsh at Mingo National Wildlife Refuge.

Saturday, December 16, 2006

But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.

I Peter 2:9
HAPPY 16TH DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas, the celebration of our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day for giving your love to unloveable people.

As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.

Click on the Door to go to the 16th day... and find a suprise

It's getting "crazy" in "Palestine"



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Friday, December 15, 2006

For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light...

Ephesians 5:8

View of Lon Sanders Canyon in the fall. Lon Sanders Canyon is a typical representation of a "shut-in" in the St. Francois mountains of southeast Missouri. The Canyon is located .25 miles north of Piedmont. Visit sometime!

Wednesday, December 13, 2006

"Put your trust in the light while you have it, so that you may become sons of light."

John 12:36

Sunday, December 10, 2006

Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to God.

Romans 15:7

View of Des Arc mountain as seen from Clark mountain.
HAPPY 10TH DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas, the celebration of our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day for giving your love to unloveable people.

As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart. Click on the Door to go to the 9th day... and find a suprise

Saturday, December 09, 2006

The sun will no more be your light by day, nor will the brightness of the moon shine on you, for the Lord will be your everlasting light, and your God will be your glory.

Isaiah 60:19
HAPPY 9TH DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day for giving your love to unloveable people.

As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.

Click on the Door to go to the 9th day... and find a suprise

Friday, December 08, 2006

In those days and at that time, I will make a righteous Branch sprout from David's line; he will do what is just and right in the land.

In those days Judah will be saved and Jerusalem will live in safety.

This is the name by which it will be called: The Lord Our Righteousness.

Jeremiah 33:15-16

View of a valley on the south side of Rocky mountain.
HAPPY 8TH DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day for giving your love to unloveable people.

As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.

Click on the Door to go to the 8th day... and find a suprise

The Dems and the Enemy

Check it out... quite cozy.

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Talent finishes with a flourish on the floor of the Senate

"Like it or not, Mr. President, the progress of the international order towards peace and Democracy depends on the reality and perception of American power," Talent said.

"Without a substantial increase in procurement spending beginning now and sustained over the next five years ... our military will be set back for a generation," Talent said.

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God bless Senator Talent. Hopefully we'll see more of his great public service.

Thursday, December 07, 2006

The true light that gives light to every man was coming into the world.

John 1:9
HAPPY 7TH DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day to remember our governing officials in prayer.

As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.

Click on the Door to go to the 7th day... and find a suprise.

Wednesday, December 06, 2006

In the begininning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning.

I John 1:1,2
HAPPY 6TH DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day to remember your family in prayer.

As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.

Click on the Door to go to the 6th day... and find a suprise.

Tuesday, December 05, 2006

"No one knows about that day or hour, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. Be on guard! Be alert! You do not know when that time will come."

Mark 13:32, 33
HAPPY 5TH DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth.

Please remember that today is a day to lift up the name of Christ. As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.

Click on the Door to go to the 5th day... and find a suprise.

Monday, December 04, 2006

Therefore you do not lack any spiritual gift as you eagerly wait for our Lord Jesus Christ to be revealed. He will keep you strong to the end, so that you will be blameless on the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.

I Corinthians 1:7,8

Massive boulders on the side of Clark Mountain.
HAPPY 4TH DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day to show loving kindness and reconciliation with those who oppose you.

As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.Click on the Door to go to the 4th day... and find a suprise.

Lebanon is heating up

and the regimes of Syria and Iran are loving it. Wretched regimes.... and we want to "talk" with them...Heh.

God help the innocent Lebanese people.

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Sunday, December 03, 2006

And do this, understanding the present time. The hour has come for you to wake up from your slumber, because our salvation is nearer now than when we first believed.

The night is nearly over, the day is almost here. So let us put aside the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.

Romans 13:11,12 (NIV)

Snow on Clark Mountain.
St Louis continues to feel brunt of ice storm

God bless the neighbors to the north of Piedmont. If you have power, then do feel blessed. Ice storms stink!

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HAPPY 3RD DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day to show the light that Jesus brings and give to those in need.

As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.

Click on the Door to go to the 2nd day... and find a suprise

Saturday, December 02, 2006

But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God's holy people. Nor should there be obscenity, foolish talk or coarse joking, which are out of place, but rather thanksgiving. For of this you can be sure: No immoral, impure or greedy person -- such a man is an idolater -- has any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God.

Ephesians 5:3-5 (NIV)

View of Rocky Falls in Shannon County. Rugged Igneous waterfall. Que magnifique!
HAPPY 2ND DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day being patient (not my forte) and resolved. As we anticipate Christmas, let us do it with a joyful heart.

Click on the Door to go to the 2nd day... and find a suprise

Wierd salute at Mexican swearing in of President-elect

Friday, December 01, 2006

"Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said, streams of living water will flow from within him."

John 7:38 (NIV)

View of a glade on Rocky Mountain.
HAPPY 1ST DAY OF ADVENT

Clark Mountain Musings is going to countdown the days till Christmas and our Savior's birth. Please remember that today is a day of giving and kindness. Love the Lord with all your heart and Love your neighbor as yourself today...

Click on the Door to go to the 1st day... and find a suprise

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