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About billtonnis

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

Thankful

Giving Thanks +++ Enjoy listening to my song “I Stand in the Light” off my new album Mercy Reigns. Advertisements

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Everything Belongs

Dialogue can end divisions. (Listen to my song “All Are Welcome” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Luke 19:5-7 Jesus looked up and said to him, “Zacchaeus, come down quickly, for today I must stay at your house.” And he came … Continue reading

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Let It Be Done to Me

If you want to grow…you have to be willing to change. (Listen to my song “Let It Be Done to Me” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Luke 18:41-43 Jesus asked him, “What do you want me to do for … Continue reading

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Shine

God loves you as is…so be yourself in joy. (Listen to the song of the day “The Way You Are” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Psalm 19:2 The heavens declare the glory of God; the sky proclaims its builder’s … Continue reading

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Grace Happens

When we recognize Christ in all creation…Compassion rises. (Listen to my song “All Are One” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Luke 17:20-21 Asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, he said in reply, “The coming … Continue reading

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Awaken

God communicates through our senses when we are truly present. (Listen to my song “Slow Me Down” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Wisdom 6:11  Desire therefore my words; long for them and you shall be instructed. +++ In any close relationship we … Continue reading

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Make Your Music

May your life be a song of praise to God. (Listen to my song “Sing a New Song” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Psalm 98:4 Shout with joy to the Lord, all the earth; break into song; sing praise. … Continue reading

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