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“A false balance is an abomination to the LORD, but a just weight is his delight.” (Proverbs 11:1) When 24 Republican congressmen gathered in Alexandria, Virginia around 6:30 a.m. on June 14, 2017 to practice for their annual Congressional Charity Baseball Game, little did they know that their lives were hanging in the balance. TheKeep reading…

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“Take control of what I say, O LORD, and guard my lips.” (Psalm 141:3) There was a day when many will remember that the use of a cuss word would immediately invoke the image of one’s mother holding a bar of soap. Claiming that she would wash out your mouth if she ever heard itKeep reading…

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And, “I will be a Father to you, and you will be my sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.”  (2 Corinthians 6:18) We have an ongoing joke in our family. When someone says, “I love you” – the other person replies “What?” It’s an imitation of the commercial. You know the one. An olderKeep reading…

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“Turn from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it.” (Psalm 34:14). As I took my daily walk around the local park, it suddenly occurred to me that something was not quite right. Then I realized that the normally tranquil path which is usually populated with squirrels, chipmunks and ducks by the creek had,Keep reading…

ONE OF A KIND

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“I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful,        I know that full well.” (Psalm 139:14) At the Indianapolis Motor Speedway where the famous ‘Indy 500’ is held each May, there is permanent seating for more than 257,000 people and additional infield seating that raises capacity toKeep reading…

ULTIMATE SACRIFICES

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“This day shall be for you a memorial day, and you shall keep it as a feast to the LORD; throughout your generations . . .” (Exodus 12:14) The word sacrifice can be defined in many ways. When a major league baseball player gets called out but is able to advance a base runner fromKeep reading…

JUST SHOW UP

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“Do not withhold good from those who deserve it when it’s in your power to help them.”  (Proverbs 3:27) My mother often told the story of her mother’s way of reaching out to others.  When my grandmother heard about someone at the other end of the street who was going through a tough time, sheKeep reading…