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Total Surrender

Well, Christmas is over for this year, but one of the things that most of us don't think too much about during the celebration of Christmas is the idea of truly following Christ. We are all about the birth of ...

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For Unto You is Born…..

Well, the shopping is pretty much done and the presents are wrapped. And chances are that I won't be writing to you again until early next week, so first of all, I want to wish you a Merry Christmas and ...

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Stay the Course

It's late and I'm tired. Physically, emotionally and mentally. I guess you could say that I am also spiritually tired; after all it has been a long day and I have been wrestling with the dark side since early this ...

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The Magi of Xmas!

It's Tuesday night and I just came from Byrd's cafeteria. On the way home, all I could think about is the magician we hire each Tuesday evening to entertain families from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. We are trying to ...

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Abiding Love

I am sitting in the waiting room of the doctor's office, waiting for them to let me know that Janet is awake and okay after her exam. No, there's nothing wrong that we know of - just the fact that ...

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Class of ’47

When I flew to Dallas on Sunday evening, I was upgraded to first class. Since there are fewer flights, and those are usually packed, I have found that I have a little more room, and better service, in the first ...

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Prayer

Unfortunately, I am not one of those people that prayer comes to naturally; at least, not most of the time. In fact, there are many times that I struggle to pray. Now that's a tough admission for someone who has ...

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Father, Take This Cup….

This week starts the time of year when the number of people who are suffering really escalates. Whether it is a case of job loss, loneliness, divorce, problems with children or a host of other issues, for some reason, the ...

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Ex Nihilo

I almost didn't write a post this evening - I couldn't think of a single thing to write about. Janet is still in Williamsburg, I have been busy working all day, nothing really interesting has happened and I was just ...

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Toussaint’s Day

That's right! November 1st is All Saint's Day - or in the French, Toussaint's Day. Odd isn't it? I guess technically, it is "tous saints" but it is the day each year that Christian denominations celebrate the saints who have ...

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