Author Archives: billtonnis

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?

The Gift of Grace

Let the unconditional love of God…set you free. (Listen to my song “Come to Jesus” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Psalm 32:5 Then I declared my sin to you; my guilt I did not hide. I said, “I confess … Continue reading

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Lesson in Life

Be present to all in awe, wonder and gratefulness. (Listen to my song “How Wonderful to Me” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Psalm 128:1 Blessed are all who fear the LORD, and who walk in his ways. +++ My … Continue reading

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Cycle of Love

When we let go…we open ourselves to new life. (Listen to my song “Seasons” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Psalm 104:29-30 When you take away their breath, they perish and return to the dust. When you send forth your … Continue reading

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Higher Purpose

Before acting or speaking…let love be your motivation. (Listen to my song “God’s Love Is All You Need” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Mark 7:8-9 “You disregard God’s commandment but cling to human tradition.” He went on to say, … Continue reading

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Love Abounds

All creation is connected in the flow of life. (Listen to my song “How Magnificent, Wondrous and Glorious” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Psalm 104:24 How varied are your works, LORD! In wisdom you have made them all; the … Continue reading

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Solidarity

We are called to erase lines of division. (Listen to my song “All Are One” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Hebrews 13:1-3 Let mutual love continue. Do not neglect hospitality, for through it some have unknowingly entertained angels. Be … Continue reading

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Be Free

What do you need to let go of…so you can truly live? (Listen to my song “Breathe On Me” on YouTube by clicking HERE) +++ Mark 6:7-8 Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two … Continue reading

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