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59 and Holding

Next week I begin my 60th year. (What the heck??? !)  I decided to look it up and—to my relief—according to Wikipedia, I’ve still got plenty of time in middle-age. (Whew.) Being a “suddenly-emptied” nester, I find myself often in … Continue reading

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Meth House

The other day, a dear friend was lamenting the issues of the world: crime, poverty, politics, taxes, injustice. I’ve been thinking about advice I gave my friend in reply: I asked him to imagine a meth lab—a toxic haven of … Continue reading

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1 John

= – = What we’ve seen and heard— The Word of Life from the Father— We proclaim to you, too, So we can be brothers. = – = God is Light, and in Him is no darkness; So, if you … Continue reading

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Romans 5 – 8 Chart

justified peace with God obtained our introduction into this grace hope of the glory of God tribulation… perseverance… character… hope the love of God the Holy Spirit… given to us Christ died for the ungodly justified by His blood we … Continue reading

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Romans Ch 1 – 4 Chart

IN ADAM IN THE SAVIOR ·          Ungodliness ·          Unrighteousness ·          Suppress the truth in unrighteousness ·          Did not honor God ·          Did not give thanks ·          Futile in their speculations ·          Exchanged God’s glory for an image ·          Exchanged the … Continue reading

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Remember?

Remember Freshman year? That friend was so simpatico, you knew the connection would be life-long. … Now you can’t even find each other on Facebook. Remember that older couple? In hard times they seemed to come out of the woodwork. … Continue reading

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Words for the War-torn

= – = “That woman is so rude.” ……. *** Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you. *** = – = “I can’t believe I said that! I’m a terrible person.” ……. … Continue reading

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