Source of Life

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“God loved us before he made us; and his love has never diminished and never shall.” – Julian of Norwich


Listen to my song “God Is” on YouTube by clicking HERE.


Psalm 27:1

The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom should I fear?


There is a Presence that pervades all things.

You can experience it.

Take a moment to sit in a quiet spot.

Close your eyes and stop thinking.

Let your mind be still.



Feel that wondrous stillness?

You are part of something vast and life-giving.

You are held by it.

It’s interesting to me that many of the people who have had a Near Death Experience tell of a common phenomenon about a being of light.

They encounter this Light that exudes such love that they claim there are no words to describe the magnitude.

In the presence of this Light, they feel total acceptance and peace.

There is no fear.

There is a scripture verse that explains this: “There is no fear in love, but perfect love drives out fear because fear has to do with punishment, and so one who fears is not yet perfect in love” (1 John 4:18).

And remember: “God is love” (1 John 4:8).

So stop.

Take a deep breath.

Slowly exhale.

Be grateful and experience “the peace of God that surpasses all understanding” (Philippians 4:7).


Listen to the song of the day “God Is” on the Give Praise and Thanks album by clicking HERE.

Stream and/or purchase my songs on Amazon Music by clicking HERE.

Purchase my new book “Listen to Your Heart: A Daily Devotional of Calling, Purpose and New Life” on Amazon by clicking HERE.

Purchase my book “Mercy Reigns: A Daily Devotional of Compassion, Comfort and Healing” on Amazon by clicking HERE.

Remember: God loves you!

About billtonnis

Child of God, Pastoral Minister, Chaplain, Music Minister, Jail Minister, singer-songwriter, author, activist, former radio news anchor, imperfect follower of Jesus inspired by God's unconditional love, proud uncle... what else is there?
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