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Please tell Lucy "KEEP PEDALING"!  Your friend, lillian

C.K. Claybourn wrote:

> My name is Kay.  Thanks for all the suggestions from the group.  My
> friend's name is Lucy and she's in Victoria, Texas with her Mom,
> Merle.  I'm planning to drive down (about 3 hours from my home in
> Bryan) and take her your messages and the other info I've gotten off
> the web.  Thanks again, and I will be back with more questions when we
> know more.
>
> Here's a story that went around on the web earlier this spring.  If
> Chirst doesn't enter into your spiritual practice, please substitute
> someone more appropriate.  Thanks again for all the help.  ... Kay
>
> Devotional Story
> At first I saw God as my observer, my judge, keeping track of the
> things I did wrong, so as to know whether I merited Heaven or Hell
> when I die.  He was out there, sort of like, a president.  I
> recognized His picture when I saw it, by I really didn't know Him.
> But later on when I met Christ, it seemed as though life were rather
> like a bike ride, but it was a tandem bike and I noticed that Christ
> was in the back helping me pedal.
>  I don't know just when it was that He suggested that we change
> places, but life hasn't been the same since.  When I had control, I
> knew the way.  It was rather boring but predictable ... It was the
> shortest distance between two points.  But when He took the lead, He
> knew delightful long cuts, up mountains and through rocky places at
> break neck speeds.  It was all I could do to hang on!  Even though it
> looked like madness, He said, "Pedal."
>    I worried and was anxious and asked, "Where are You taking me?"  He
> laughed and didn't answer, and I started to learn to trust.  I forgot
> my boring life and entered into the adventure.  When I'd say, "I'm
> scared," He'd lean back and touch my hand.  He took me to people with
> gifts that I needed; gifts of healing, acceptance, and joy.  They gave
> me gifts to take on my journey, my Lord's and mine.
>    And we were off again.  He said, "Give the gifts away, they're
> extra baggage, too much weight."  so, I did ... to the people we met.
> And I found that in giving, I received and still our burden was light.
>  I did not trust Him at first, in control of my life.  I thought He'd
> wreck it; but He knows bike secrets, knows how to make it bend to take
> sharp corners, knows how to jump to clear high rocks, knows how to fly
> to shorten scary passages.
>    And I am learning to shut up and pedal in the strangest places, and
> I am beginning to enjoy the view and the cool breeze on my face with
> my delightful, constant companion, Jesus Christ.  And when I am sure I
> just cannot do any more, He smiles and says, "Pedal!"
>
> ---WmCVB@aol.com wrote:
> >
> >       Dear?: It would be nice to find a name to address you by. A
> common
> > error.
> _________________________________________________________
> DO YOU YAHOO!?
> Get your free @yahoo.com address at http://mail.yahoo.com
>
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