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“For I have given rest to the weary and joy to the sorrowing.” (Jeremiah 31:25) Towering above New York Harbor is the Statue of Liberty. That stately lady, with freedom’s torch held high, has beckoned millions of people who were suffering from oppression and seeking a better way of life. Drawn to what that monumentKeep reading…

MAYBE EVEN TODAY

Oct
2018
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“But about that day or hour no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. Be on guard! Be alert! You do not know when that time will come” (Mark 13:32-33) The catchphrase “I’ll Be Back” is associated with actor Arnold Schwarzenegger. He used it in his firstKeep reading…

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“The stone the builders rejected has become the cornerstone.” (Psalm 118:22) The establishment of the United States capital on the banks of the Potomac River was the result of political compromise between the Federalist and the Republican factions of the early republic. The states of Maryland and Virginia relinquished land to form the District ofKeep reading…

SAFE SPACE

Oct
2018
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 “Those who live in the shelter of the Most High will find rest in the shadow of the Almighty.” (Psalm 91:1) Recently our family decided to take shelter in our basement after we became aware of a tornado watch for our area. The warning from the National Weather Service forecasted potential strong, damaging winds accompaniedKeep reading…

WHERE IS GOD?

Sep
2018
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“O LORD, I will honor and praise your name, for you are my God. You do such wonderful things!  You planned them long ago, and now you have accomplished them” (Isaiah 25:1). Alexander Fleming was a young bacteriologist when an accidental discovery led to one of the great developments of modern medicine. His discovery andKeep reading…

ONE LIFE TO LOSE

Sep
2018
22

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“Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous person,                                                           though for a good person someone might possibly dare to die.” (Romans 5:7) Twenty-one-year-old Nathan Hale was forced to make a moral decision. Born in central Connecticut in 1755, he was reared in a Christian home. His father Richard Hale was deacon in the localKeep reading…

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“He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you?      To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.” (Micah 6:8) This leading scripture by the Old Testament prophet is said to have been a favorite of Theodore Roosevelt who became the 26thKeep reading…