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Modern Day Psalms

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Today, I spent the day sorting through folders of writings and articles I’ve saved over the years, and I came across a manila folder with copies of two modern day “psalms,” written by my Sunday School class. Read the rest of this entry »

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Love, Faith and Time

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This is a brief message that would be well suited to Mother’s Day, but then mothers are mothers everyday so why wait?

Recently I listened to an interview that discussed a new book about Winston Churchill. What caught my attention was the segment about his nanny, Mrs. Everest. Read the rest of this entry »

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Independence Day 2015

E48-621911Independent.

Are we?

Independence: Free from outside control, not depending on another’s authority. Self governing.

Every fourth of July we celebrate the true independence that was won for us 239 years ago, and every year we see that independence erode a little further. Lately a lot further. Read the rest of this entry »

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Cleaverism

boy-529065_640“Wrong is wrong even if everyone says it’s right, and right is right even when everyone says it’s wrong.”

A little over fifty years ago, Ward Cleaver admonished his young son Beaver with those words.

Yes, Virginia, there are absolutes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Be Ye Thankful

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“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God which passes all understanding will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6

Be thankful. Sometimes that’s easier said than done. Read the rest of this entry »

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What a Wonderful World

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I was just thinking that if everyone lived by the golden rule,“So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you…,”  (Matthew 7:12)

There would be: Read the rest of this entry »

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Let Freedom Ring!

E48-621911Thank you to all those who made the dream of freedom a reality for our ancestors, for us, and for future generations.

From our forefathers, to patriots old and new, to all who have selflessly defended our nation, its citizens, our liberties, and the Constitution enumerating those liberties, a huge  thank you!

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