Monthly Archives: February 2017

Rehearsal

There are few things any better than quiet time spent talking with those we love. A little foretaste of heaven… Continue reading

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The Burden of Authority

If you are treating people with contempt, arrogance or indifference and you actually enjoy that, you are a sadist. Continue reading

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The Art of Emotional Self-Defense

Being around some folks is like taking a plunge into an attitudinal cesspool. Throw away the swimsuit and practice avoidance! Continue reading

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A Celebration of Sorrow

Regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, geography, politics, prosperity or the lack thereof, it hurts to lose a loved one and sympathy should transcend. Continue reading

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Voices

The voices that we listen to and the choices that we make… make all the difference in our lives. Continue reading

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What Goes Around

Raking up leaves that you know came from your neighbor’s trees might lead to unexpected insights… and a neater lawn. Continue reading

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Prayer for the Lord’s Day

With his resurrection upon the first day of the week, Christ established a New Sabbath… and gave a new hope to the world. Continue reading

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Adkins Diet & Other Tortures

The Adkins Diet was a great way for me to lose weight, patience and friends… sometimes moderation is a better choice than abstinence. Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day

Treating each other in ways that help love grow might not always be easy but it really isn’t all that complicated… Continue reading

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A Fine Imitation

Like an outstanding Eagles tribute band, when our imitation of Christ becomes that authentic, others will feel like they’ve been in his presence. Continue reading

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