THE WIND CHIMES OF LIFE
A Journey, the Journal, the Life Lessons 101
and The Word of God

Who is the target audience for this book?

Answer

The Wind Chimes of Life is an easy daily read for readers at all stages of life!

It is a faith-based book infused with biblical scripture principles for daily living despite the obstacles encountered along the way. This book is designed to encourage and energize with inspiration through the wisdom and power of God's Word.

As one reader writes,
"It meets the reader right where they are and provides the answer to their situation, whether it's guilt and conviction;
rejection, betrayal, slander, bullying,
hopelessness, loneliness,
death of loved ones, thoughts of suicide,
marriage concerns,
financial issues,
or any other challenges of life; but most importantly this book encourages a closer relationship with God!

In each chapter of The Wind Chimes of Life, biblical scriptures are not just referenced but actually written out for the convenience of the reader as it encourages Christian living.

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Chapter 1: THE SUMMER BREEZE
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"... a few things; I will put you in charge of many things.” Some Folks want you to have only an ordinary life: colorless and routine, dead end, hopeless, uneventful, and boring; in order to make themselves look better. Some Folks will let you give up your dreams and aspirations so that they can ..."
"...GOD loves to bless and elevate His children in front of Some Folks. When you have Him in your life, you have an extraordinary life which becomes a rich, vibrant, full, and colorful adventure. It is a gift from Almighty GOD, the only One that can change ordinary to extraordinary anytime, anywhere, and anyhow. He delights in giving the extraordinary to the ordinary, and with Him everything is always ..."
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"... of this world, however Some Folks still are! LIFE LESSONS 101: Folk Wisdom Sayings, Quotes and Common Sense Your thoughts, actions and habits are reflected in your lifestyle. Live like the royalty you are! Normal is the only way the world sees. GOD does not do normal! “The greatest ..."
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"... living is with GOD; merely existing is cause to seek Him. “When you can do the common things of life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.” (George Washington Carver)9 SPIRITUAL END ZONE: GOD’s WORD Psalm 71:6-7 “Yes, you have been with ..."
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"... Proverbs 4:11-13 “I would have you learn this great fact: that a life of doing right is the wisest life there is. If you live that kind of life, you’ll not limp or stumble as you run. Carry out my instructions; don’t forget them, for they will lead you to real living.” Jeremiah ..."

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Chapter 2: THE WHIRLWIND
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"... covetousness, deceit and failed relationships. LOT comes from Living Large in a world that associates one’s material gain in direct proportion to one’s value, and station in life as the ultimate claim to socially acceptable bliss. A state of affairs formula for destruction is ..."
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"... GOD – Please help us to put that “LOT” in its place: out of our hands and into Yours. Free us from living the “LOT” life that holds us hostage to this distorted world’s view of life. Let Your mercy give us the wherewithal to surrender our worldly “LOT” situations to You, the ..."
"...Let Your mercy give us the wherewithal to surrender our worldly “LOT” situations to You, the Only One that can transform lives with amazing grace. With Your divine Hand of mercy to balance the scale of life, Your abounding favor gives us away out. You are sufficient to change the living large in this world to living right for the next. ..."
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"... the next. LIFE LESSONS 101: Folk Wisdom Sayings, Quotes and Common Sense Always know: what you got; what you need; and what you can do without; your life depends on the answers and determines where you stand. “Sell your wants to pay your debts to meet your needs.”16 How much is ..."
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"... this world that you are addicted to. To help you enjoy what you have you must stop wanting more than you need. Mistreat your body and it will cheat you out of the enjoyment of life. SPIRITUAL END ZONE: GOD’s WORD Genesis 19:26 (MSG) “But Lot’s wife looked back and turned into a ..."

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Chapter 3: THE STRONG WIND
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"... Joel 2:13-14 (MSG) “Change your life, not just your clothes. Come back to God, your God. And here’s why: God is kind and merciful. He takes a deep breath, puts up with a lot, this most patient God, extravagant in love, always ready to cancel catastrophe. Who knows? Maybe he’ll do it now, ..."
"...Mark 7:20-23 “And Jesus said, ‘It is the thought-life that pollutes. For from within, out of men’s hearts, come evil thoughts of lust, theft, murder, adultery, wanting what belongs to others, wickedness, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, pride, and all other folly. All these vile things come from within; they are what pollute you and make you unfit for ..."
"...let this be a warning to you. For you too may fall into sin. But remember this – the wrong desires that come into your life aren’t anything new and different. Many others have faced exactly the same problems before you. And no temptation is irresistible. You can trust God to keep the temptation from becoming so strong that you can’t stand up against it, for he has promised this and will do what he ..."
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"... huge numbers of wicked spirits in the spirit world.” James 1:12-14 “Happy is the man who doesn’t give in and do wrong when he is tempted, for afterwards he will get as his reward the Crown of life that God has promised those who love him. And remember, when someone wants to do wrong it ..."

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Chapter 4: THE RUSHING WIND
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"... in a crowd, are like a candle light that pierces through darkness glowing like a flashlight. When you strive to fit in with the crowd, you challenge GOD’s call on your life. You cannot be all that you are meant to be when blending in a crowd. GOD has set you apart, but has not ..."
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"... purpose. By the way, thank GOD that you are not the hater! By His choosing you are the one that stands out in a crowd for His glory and purpose just as He planned. You are in GOD’s divine inner circle of influence to receive and share His blessings and promise of eternal life! LIFE ..."
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"... ZONE: GOD’s WORD Exodus 23:2 (NIV) “Do not follow the crowd in doing wrong.” Proverbs 13:6 “A man’s goodness helps him all through life, while evil men are being destroyed by their wickedness.” Proverbs 15:33 “Humility and reverence for the Lord will make you both wise and ..."

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Chapter 6: THE NORTH WIND
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"... is no one who always does what is right, not even one.” A point in time that is no more; another season of life changes seemingly without notice; what was once coveted or shared has taken a subtle turn, gone awry and now snubbed. We used to be carefree, kind and thoughtful: just family, ..."
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"... heart in order to salvage a relationship of the heart that really matters. “Others are merely mirrors of you. Do not live life in deception by assuming you are not the problem.” (Rev. Dr. Marcus D. Cosby)84 If I cannot trust you with my feelings and my heart, I cannot trust you in my ..."
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"... you. Do not live life in deception by assuming you are not the problem.” (Rev. Dr. Marcus D. Cosby)84 If I cannot trust you with my feelings and my heart, I cannot trust you in my life. Sometimes you must remember the way a person used to be in order to keep on loving them ..."
"...Psalm 77:2-6 (MSG) “I found myself in trouble and went looking for my Lord; my life was an open wound that wouldn’t heal. When friends said, ‘Everything will turn out all right,’ I didn’t believe a word they said. I remember God – and shake my head. I bow my head – then wring my hands. I’m awake all night – not a wink of ..."
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"... what’s bothering me. I go over the days one by one, I ponder the years gone by. I strum my lute all through the night, wondering how to get my life together.” Psalm 119:25 (MSG) “I’m feeling terrible – I couldn’t feel worse! Get me on my feet again. You promised, remember?” Psalm ..."

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Chapter 7: THE EAST WIND
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"... bitterness, confusion, and partiality; Supporting others, holding them upright, and not wanting to let anybody down; Putting life and ambitions on hold; Having no rights of your own; Giving away your heart, voice, reasoning, conscience, dreams, and aspirations; Compromising, ..."
"...James 1:2-4 “Dear brothers, is your life full of difficulties and temptations? Then be happy, for when the way is rough, your patience has a chance to grow. So let it grow, and don’t try to squirm out of your problems. For when your patience is finally in full bloom, then you will be ready for ..."

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Chapter 9: ENDNOTES
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"... on Christian Radio KHCB (105.7), Houston, Texas. 14. Wisdom quote: Source Unknown. 15. Bible Study note: Rev. Dr. Cosby, 2010. 16. life quote: Source Unknown. 17. Satchel Paige, Brainy Quote, 6/10/2011, http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/s/satchelpai390217.html. 18. Sermon note: Rev. ..."
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"... Baptist Church – Houston, Texas, 2011. 65. Sermon note: Rev. Howard, 2011. 66. Ibid. 67. Sermon note: Rev. Dr. Cosby, 2011. 68. life quote: Source Unknown. 69. Ibid. 70. Phrase coined 2007 by: James “Chuck” Mc Bride - Fort Worth, Texas. 71. Mrs. Billie F. Jones. 72. Sermon note: ..."
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"... publisher of DAILY WORD. 75. Bible Study note: Rev. Kylyn Taylor, Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church - Houston, Texas, 2010. 76. life quote: James “Chuck” Mc Bride, 2008. 77. Sermon note: Rev. Dr. Cosby, 2010. 78. Brandi Snyder, Thinkexist 8/1/2011, ..."
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"... 91. life quote: Source Unknown. 92. Wisdom quote: Source Unknown. 93. Ibid. 94. Mother Teresa, Thinkexist 5/24/2011, ..."
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"... Nursery Rhymes, Zelo, 3/28/2011, http://www.zelo.com/family/nursery/mondays.asp. 106. Sermon note: Rev. Dr. Cosby, 2010. 107. life quote: Source Unknown. 108. Indian Proverb, Thinkexist 8/3/2011, http://thinkexist.com/quotation/listen_or_thy_tongue_will_keep_thee/173191.html. 109. ..."

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