Monthly Archives: September 2020

I CAN’T FIND MY SHOES!

STORIES OF READINESS “Put on your shoes!” “I told you an hour ago we were going!” “NOW!”  “What?” “You can’t find your shoes?” “Put on whatever you find!”  “I don’t care if they don’t match!”  “We’re leaving now, with shoes … Continue reading

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BE PREPARED, AVOID NEEDLESS WORRY

Whenever the world is in crisis, such as we are living now with a virus that can attack anyone at any time in life threatening ways, believers who have read, or at least heard about the end of the story … Continue reading

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OPPOSITE LIVING

My first graders LOVED playing the opposite game!  I would say a word and they would shout the opposite with gusto.  Salt, PEPPER!  Open, SHUT!  Good, BAD!  You get the picture.  The Pharisees did not.  They were blind to all … Continue reading

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IT’S ALL AN ACT!

Many comedians who make us laugh the most come from souls of high insecurity and emotional sadness.  “It’s all an act” to entertain us.  In real life, many comics are depressed and struggle to grasp reality in their popularity.  They … Continue reading

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WHEN TRUTH STOPS DISCUSSIONS

I can see it now in my mind of memories.  I stood inside the screen door listening to our three young children arguing outside about something that none of them knew much about.  The discussion continued with ridiculous half-truths and … Continue reading

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REVOLUTIONARY LOVE 

In all my years of following Jesus, falling and getting up again by His hand of mercy, failing to love like He loves when someone betrays me, I have finally learned a very important lesson:  Love God.  Love Others.  Always … Continue reading

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HONEST TRUTH

Matthew 22 Marriage at the Resurrection 23 That same day the Sadducees, who say there is no resurrection, came to him with a question. 24 “Teacher,” they said, “Moses told us that if a man dies without having children, his brother must marry the widow … Continue reading

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