Tag Archives: Christian living

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY, HONEY!

When I first met the man I’d someday marry, I had a pretty good idea that he was the one I wanted to spend the rest of my life with.  He had a great sense of humor, confidence, he knew what he … Continue reading

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THE DEVIL MADE ME DO IT

I’m a sinner and have no right judging another person, but I am truly concerned about the lack of common sense and not taking responsibility for our actions, which has infiltrated our nation.  It’s another insidious tool of the devil … Continue reading

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THE YEARS IN BETWEEN

  “There is no fulfillment in things whatsoever. And I think one of the reasons that depression reigns supreme amongst the rich and famous is some of them thought that maybe those things would bring them happiness. But what, in … Continue reading

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TEACH YOUR CHILDREN WELL

Today children often learn more about life from the internet, their peers and the world than thefrom their immediate family.  We’ve strayed as a nation from the truths of the Bible and our desires to create the “perfect world” for our children … Continue reading

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THE GOOD WIFE

  Today I was going to write about Job’s exhortation accepting the bad things that happen along with the good.  When confronted by his wife to denounce God, he said, “You speak as one of the foolish women would speak. … Continue reading

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RIGHT IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD

A favorite story for generations is “The Wizard of Oz,” written by L. Frank Baum.  The story deals with  characters in search of something they already possess.  In a way our lives are much like this fanciful tale. We go … Continue reading

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RANDOM THOUGHT – HABITAT

   Original water color art by Paul T. Boecher© “Yellowstone Falls” God created the earth and all its inhabitants. He provides nourishment and a beautiful habitat, with the heat of the sun to warm them during the day and the … Continue reading

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BEHIND CLOSED DOORS

Every day we are exposed to the evil that contaminates our world.  What goes on behind closed doors is often disgusting, appalling, pitiful, inhumane and full of hatred. As I look at news events I read about a home in … Continue reading

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LEARNING FROM THE PAST

My generation tends to forget that our lives weren’t perfect.  I think we paint a picture of perfection of the past – Norman Rockwell’s view of American life as it should be.  We try to hide the bad stuff and look only … Continue reading

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THE NEW INTERNET – YOU!

 Live up to your potential; don’t give up; set goals; be all that you can be.  All good advice to give our children, right?  We really do expect a lot of our kids.  Even before they are born, we start … Continue reading

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