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Troubled Hearts

It’s so easy to get discouraged.  Most of us have hopes, dreams, and plans that motivate us to get up and go to school or work and do all the things we HAVE to do in order to experience the … Continue reading

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Knowing and Doing

At the end of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount (recorded in the Gospel of Matthew chapters 5-7), we find the well-known illustration of two men who built their houses on very different foundations.  I say well-known, which is probably only … Continue reading

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The Fish Ate My Fishing Pole!

We took our two daughters fishing last Saturday for the first time.  They are 4 and 3 years old, and they were so excited!  It was a humid but pretty day, and the bass were biting.  We were fishing from … Continue reading

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After the Storms

That was quite a night last night.  It seems like we get a few nights like that every year in this part of Arkansas.  Sadly, people lost their lives in this storm.  Even though I don’t know their names or … Continue reading

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Learning to Trust

My oldest child is 4 and 1/2.  She thinks she’s much older, of course, and I find her doing things now and then and feeling my heart leap up into my throat.  “She can’t possibly be old enough or capable … Continue reading

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Baptism Basics

If you’re looking for an introduction to the biblical teachings about baptism and its relationship to salvation, then I hope the following will be helpful to you.  This is not an exhaustive study of the subject, but the scripture references … Continue reading

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Wildfire

You can hardly turn on the radio, TV, or internet news anymore.  Unless, that is, you want to be bombarded with bad news about Social Security, bad news about the economy, bad news about Afghanistan, bad news about teen pregnancies. … Continue reading

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