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Gratitude

It sounds so simple: Be grateful. We don’t need any special skills or powers to express gratitude. I’ve been meditating quite a bit on the word gratitude for a while now. There’s just something about the word that makes life … Continue reading

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The Only Opinion That Matters

So…evidently there was an election this past week. Aren’t you glad it’s over? Now we won’t have to listen to any more complaining or name-calling. Now that the results are in, America can go back to being a unified country! … Continue reading

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The Right Advice

The Right Advice For lack of guidance a nation falls, but victory is won through many advisers. -        Prov. 11:14 Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise. -        Prov. 19:20 Who … Continue reading

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Criticism

I remember watching an episode of The Simpsons where Homer Simpson was harshly critiquing his neighbor’s coaching skills. Upon hearing this, his wife Marge told him, “Homer, it’s very easy to criticize.” Homer replied, “Fun too!” Sure, the Simpsons are … Continue reading

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Miracles

Miracles are a retelling in small letters of the very same story which is written across the whole world in letters too large for some of us to see. -C.S. Lewis There are only two ways to live your life.  … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Prayer

“Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name,  your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.  Give us today our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead … Continue reading

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Believe

A Christian woman was discussing her faith outside. An atheist came up to her and said, “You don’t really believe all that stuff in the Bible, do you?” The woman said, “Yes, I do.” The atheist then replied, “You don’t … Continue reading

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Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well (Psalm 139:13-14). Author Max Lucado is a … Continue reading

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The Argument From Desire

“There is a God-shaped vacuum in the heart of every man.  Man tries unsuccessfully to fill this void with everything that surrounds him, seeking in absent things the help he cannot find in those that are present, but all are … Continue reading

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Reflections

Fifteen years. Can you believe it’s been that long? September 11, 2001 is a day none of us will forget. What I remember most about that day, and the weeks that followed, was not the hatred so many showed for … Continue reading

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