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Too Busy Not to Pray…

Things have started out at a rather hectic pace so far this year. There are days when it is difficult to squeeze everything in. And things are about to become even busier for the next several weeks. When this happens, ...

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Not the First Time…

For the past several months, we have seen partisan politics play out on the national stage - some would say, like never before. The House voted to impeach President Trump and the Senate exonerated him - both votes being more ...

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Sine Die…

The past several weeks the country has been deeply divided by the impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. After having been charged in the House of Representatives, the Senate convened and yesterday it acquitted President Trump of both charges. Regardless of ...

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02/02/2020

Today, February 2, 2020 is a special day for a number of reasons. First of all, it is Super Bowl Sunday and the Kansas City Chiefs are playing the San Fransisco 49er's for the Lombardi Trophy. And, it's also Groundhog ...

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Throwback Church…

Janet and I are pretty devout church attenders. Unless one of us is ill, or we are out of town somewhere, we don't miss church - and if we can't be there in person, we stream the service live to ...

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Intercessory Prayer…

Lately, my ministry friends and I have been talking about our prayer lives and how we fall short of really consulting God in some of the decisions that we make in our lives. We are all devout Christians, but it ...

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January 16, 1966

My Dad's father passed away on January 13, 1966. I was twelve at the time, getting ready to turn 13 the following month. In a way, it was probably a merciful death. Grandpa suffered from Alzheimer's and had come to ...

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The New Grace Care Center…

Janet and I have attended our church for more than 20 years and one of the things that we have always liked about it is the fact that we are constantly challenged to be more engaged Christians. Of course, we ...

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The Aroma of Cranberry Bread…

Back when I was five or six years old, I started helping my mother in the kitchen each Christmas season as she set about making her "famous" cranberry bread. She made loaves and loaves - and almost everyone we knew ...

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Still a Servant…

We are getting close to the end of the year and for the last three years, I have been gradually reducing the work that I do with the thought that retirement is creeping up on me. I really don't think ...

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