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God’s Filter

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The other night Melody and I were spending some time together watching an older movie. She commented that when ever they showed one of the older actresses they always used a filter to soften her looks so she would appear … Continue reading

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Hidden

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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….

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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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I Remember When… (reposted)

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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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Dealing with Back Pain

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Back Pain and God Somewhat different from my normal style of writing I have written a new book. It is quite a bit different from the things I have written in the past, but hopefully it will be a blessing … Continue reading

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Banned from the Dishwasher

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  The backstory Just the other day I was banned from the dishwasher. It seems the other evening my wife was gone to a gathering with some of the ladies from our church. While she was gone I was puttering … Continue reading

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To Vote or not to Vote… that is the question?

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Should We Vote? Election time is coming up very quickly and I have been doing some checking regarding the last major election. The results vary of course, but something like 48% of all of those who claim to be Christians … Continue reading

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The Challenge of our constantly changing lives…

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Change in inevitable… I have never met anyone who has a life that did not have an ever changing life. Granted, some of our lives change more often or more radically than others, but change is normal for our lives. … Continue reading

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Oh Death, where is thy sting?

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    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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God will take care of you

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Do you really believe that God will take care of you? This morning for some unknown reason, the Lord caused an old familiar hymn to start running through my mind, (I guess He had a message for me). There is … Continue reading

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