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Being Generous Brings Blessings

Proverbs 11:17-28 (NIV) 17 Those who are kind benefit themselves,     but the cruel bring ruin on themselves. 18 A wicked person earns deceptive wages,     but the one who sows righteousness reaps a sure reward. 19 Truly the righteous attain life,     but whoever pursues … Continue reading

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Compassion: A Little Goes a Long Way

Ephesians 4:32 (NIV) 32 Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.   It can be difficult to live up to Paul’s command found here in Ephesians 4:32.  The verse doesn’t come with … Continue reading

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Nothing is Too Hard For Him

Jeremiah 32:27 (NIV)  27 “I am the Lord, the God of all mankind. Is anything too hard for me? The other day I was driving to a neighboring state and was listening to a Joyce Meyer sermon on Cd, which I often do on … Continue reading

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Cowboy is His Name

Today I would like to share with you a poem that I wrote on Aug. 30th, 1994.  I think this was somewhat inspired by watching the movie 8 Seconds, which I thought was an amazing movie.  I grew up on … Continue reading

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Living a Country Way of Life (Part 5)

In Part 1 of this blog series, I talked about my humble beginnings and how it gave me an understanding of what country living is all about.  If you would like to read Part 1, you can check it out … Continue reading

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Consumerism and the Supermarket God

We live in a supermarket world, with stocked shelves and endless choices.  We move through the isles of the Super Wal-Marts and we carefully select items based on what moves us in the moment.  Usually we end up cramming our … Continue reading

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Getting Rid of the Frogs (Part 10)

In Part 1 of this blog series we looked at Exodus 8 and how Pharaoh waited a day to have Moses ask God to get rid of the frogs.  Carrying unforgiveness around in your heart is like carrying a bunch … Continue reading

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