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Proverbs: Part Four

I just did the calculations on how long my study of Proverbs is going to take me to complete at my current rate: just shy of seven full months. Now THAT is a lot of wisdom! Part Four – Chapter … Continue reading

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Proverbs: Part Three

I began my study of Proverbs a couple of weeks ago because Twitter sent me into a slight fit of rage. All the worldly one-liners about the meaning of life, how to live it to the fullest, how to achieve … Continue reading

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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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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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9 Reasons Why People Will Let You Down

I am not jaded; I am a realist. And I am human, which gives me the authority to write on this topic. These are the reasons why you should not put your faith in people:

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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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On Easter We Celebrate Our Freedom

It never occurred to me to write a special post for Easter until I was sitting in church today. For most of us, Easter is an egg hunt. My family is no different; Bill and I got up at 5:30 … Continue reading

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