Category Archives: fear

Words of hope for desperate times…

https://amzn.to/2DaCDkD   About these writings Thought for the day “When I first saw the work of Russ Lawson, I immediately recognized that he had a wonderful God-given ability to communicate through writing. Through the years, he has continued to impress … Continue reading

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Jesus Saves

  Yes, Jesus Saves! Most of you have heard the old quip, “Why does Jesus have more success on the computer than does Satan?” “Because, Jesus Saves!” Of course, I’m not Jesus, but when I’m on the computer I save … Continue reading

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The Corona Virus and a Snake on a Pole

The Bible is full of wonderful stories that show us the power of God and how much he loves us as the people he created. We are called “humans”, but at times I wondered how much “humanity”, we really have … Continue reading

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Corona Virus and Faith

Faith and the Corona Virus Now what does Faith have to do with the Corona virus? Well there actually are some folks that will tell you, “All you have to do is have faith, Trust in God and pray hard … Continue reading

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Hidden

Yesterday while at the church building I was standing in the back of the auditorium talking with my brother-in-law, Ralph. I was standing behind him, next to the wall. Melody, my wife, finally came up and said, “I’ve been looking … Continue reading

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When I remember….

I remember Early Blessings I remember when, unlike many, I have had a secret blessing in my life, the blessing of having godly parents. My mother tells me the first place I went after my birth, (just a week and … Continue reading

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Oh Death, where is thy sting?

    As a minister for many years I’ve learned that death contains no sting for those who know God. I have been closely associated with death and dying most of my adult life. I have prayed with those close … Continue reading

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Is it God’s Timing?

Is It God’s Timing? In Ecclesiastics 3:1 we read: “To every thing there is a season, and a time for every purpose under the heavens”. As I read this passage again, I wondered if we really have any idea what … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Afraid

It is sometimes difficult to picture the real message of some scriptures. One of the best known scriptures is what is called “The Sermon on the Mount” found in Matthew 5-6-7.  In these chapters Jesus gives many insights in to … Continue reading

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