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Jesus Shoes!

Tonight's post should get filed under the heading, "Unbelievable." In fact, I have tried to find out if this is a hoax or not and to the best of my knowledge, the things I heard about and read about yesterday ...

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Mom Would Have Been…

...ninety-five years old yesterday. I thought about it the day before - Friday, October 4th,  and on what would have been her 95th birthday yesterday, October 5th. I'm still thinking about it today. This year was a little strange for ...

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The Teachings of a Grandfather…

I remember the discussions I used to have with my grandfather when I was a young boy. I loved going over to my grandparent's home - less than a mile or so from our home on the south side of ...

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Waylaid…

I am a pretty organized person. I like to have my "ducks" in a row and, especially on the week-ends, I tend to enjoy a low stress environment. Janet and I try to get our errands done during the week ...

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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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The Gratitude Pumpkin…

Every so often, I run across something that I have never heard of before. For instance, a number of years ago, I saw somebody order a birthday cake with the inscription, "Happy Birthday, Jesus." It was for dessert on Christmas ...

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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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Never Forget…

Every middle aged person knows what this post is about just by reading the title. And if for some reason you don't remember or weren't around back then, it was 18 years ago yesterday that we were attacked on our ...

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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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