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What Do We Have To Be Thankful For?

Before we dig into our Thanksgiving feast this Thursday we’ll give thanks for our food, for our families, for our health (if we have it) and for our freedoms as citizens of this great county we call the United States … Continue reading

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Reaching Americans, One Take-Home Craft Project at a Time

Tears are streaming down my face. I’m sitting in the Richmond Hill United Methodist Church (RHUMC) pew watching 300 children sing praises to God. In unity, thousands of little fingers stretch to the rafters, point to their hearts and use … Continue reading

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Two Adulterous Sisters

Periodically I come across passages or whole chapters in the Bible that read like a Stephen King horror novel or a Nora Roberts romance. The prophecy of the Two Adulterous Sisters is a combo of the both. If you think … Continue reading

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All the Riches I’ll Ever Need

When I think about the sins I’ve committed in my life, my pitfalls, my stupidity, the times I’ve fallen away from God, when I’ve lost my temper for no good reason with my husband or my children, when I’ve pined … Continue reading

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Hast Thou No Scar?

Written by Leslie Schmidt Look at your hands. Do you have any scars? If not there, do you have any elsewhere on your body? Maybe your scar is the result of a surgical procedure. Whatever the case, a scar will … Continue reading

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The Greatest Gift: Why We Celebrate Mother’s Day

My life became worthwhile the day I birthed my firstborn. Only, I didn’t know that right away. I entered the maternity ward a sane, confident well-rested young woman. Three days later I left a shadow of my former self. I … Continue reading

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A Loving and Compassionate Father

If you’re like me, at one point or another in your life you have felt quite guilty about something, ashamed and full of regret. Our first instinct is to curl up into a little ball and block out the world. … Continue reading

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