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MRK1126…

Several days ago, Janet and I drove up to the Chicago area so that Janet and her sister, Debbie, could fly out to Williamsburg and spend the weekend together with Nancy, their youngest sister, on the anniversary of their mother's ...

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Smelling Like Smoke…

One of the questions that I am frequently asked has to do with whether salvation is something that can be lost based on actions after one has accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior of his/her life. Certainly, there are ...

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Leaves…

It's that time of year that the leaves start to turn colors and all kinds of things happen signifying the end of summer and the beginning of fall. This past week has been particularly interesting as Janet and I travelled ...

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Your Heart or your Treasure…

Every once in a while, I hear somebody say something that sounds right, but it really isn't. I am particularly sensitive to this when it comes to Scripture and the way that people quote Bible verses. I don't know that ...

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Angelology…

When I was in seminary, I had to take a course on angels and demons; and to have a biblical understanding of their ministry. To be sure, demons are fallen angels - those angels who chose to follow Satan and ...

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Forward or Backward…

In case you don't know about it, this week is palindrome week. That means that for about 10 days this month, the date can be written forward or backward and it looks the same. For example, today is 9-15-19, and ...

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A “Full, Free and Absolute Pardon”…

On August 9, 1974, President Richard M. Nixon became the first president in the history of the United States to resign his position. For those of us old enough to remember, this was the result of the Watergate scandal, an ...

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Trees…

I have been in the middle of stories about trees for the past month or so. To start with, we have a Maple tree in our front yard that has struggled since we moved in 5-1/2 years ago. Somewhere along ...

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The Deity of Christ…

It was on this day, August 25th, in the year 325 A.D., that the Council of Nicea concluded its meetings and came to a determination about the deity of Christ. Now I know that sounds a little crazy. Who are ...

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Birthdays, Anniversaries and More Birthdays…

It's the middle of August and my youngest brother's birthday is tomorrow. Ken will turn 59 and is seven years younger than I am. Doug is between us in age and will turn 65 on November 4th of this year. ...

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