PRAYING FOR YOU

Mar
2019
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“So we have not stopped praying for you since we first heard about you.” (Colossians 1:9) “I guess people take me seriously, because they keep giving me names.”  The statement was made by a friend of mine making reference to the fact that she is frequently requested to pray for folks she doesn’t even know. Keep reading…

TRUE GENEROSITY

Mar
2019
09

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“A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.”         (Proverbs 11:25) In the midst of the Great Depression, a mother of seven becomes frustrated that no one in the family seems to be pulling their weight in completing their assigned chores. So she stages what she calls her “ownKeep reading…

TILL WE MEET AGAIN

Mar
2019
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“For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.”   (Romans 6:23) One Sunday afternoon in late winter, I decided to go for a walk to get some fresh air. Several blocks from my home, I passed a small church and happened to noticeKeep reading…

FRIEND OR FAN?

Feb
2019
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“Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart.” (Psalm 37:4) I look forward to this time of year. When I hear that pitchers and catchers are reporting for spring training, I know that the start of baseball season is only weeks away.  Over the last few years, though,Keep reading…

THE BIGGER PERSON

Feb
2019
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“Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another,                                                             as God in Christ forgave you.” (Ephesians 4:32)  A number of years ago, a young manKeep reading…

WAY TOO LONG

Feb
2019
09

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“A scoundrel plots evil, and on their lips it is like a scorching fire.” (Proverbs 16:27) A lady writes to one of those “Dear Dr…” columns about a complaint she has had for over forty years. She states that she has what can be described as a “burning tongue.” Her personal physician apparently showed littleKeep reading…

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The LORD is your keeper; The LORD is your shade on your right hand.” (Psalm 121:5) Every year on February 2 since 1887 in the western Pennsylvania community of Punxsutawney, some devout followers make their pilgrimage to a famous part of town known as Gobbler’s Knob. Donning black top hats, officials of the local clubKeep reading…