Monthly Archives: October 2010

HONOR

What does it mean to honor someone or something?  If you look at the Ten Commandments in Exodus 20 you will notice that honor was a basic part of being obedient to God.  While he doesn’t mention the word immediately, … Continue reading

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WHAT DID THEY SEE IN YOUR HOUSE?

Sometimes we too act foolishly when we become so concerned with our own pleasure that we forget what it will do to our children and grandchildren. Continue reading

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GOOD CITIZENS

Freedom is a wonderful thing.  As citizens of a country we have responsibilities that we desperately need to fulfill.  From a countries point of view the responsibility of the citizen is to pay our taxes and stay out of trouble.  … Continue reading

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IT KEEPS PILING ON

Prayer Helps. Continue reading

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QUARRELS AND CONFLICTS

“What is the source of quarrels and conflicts among you?”  What a great question!  It comes from James 4:1 in a context where James had been discussing wisdom and comparing the wisdom of this world with the wisdom that comes … Continue reading

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PREPACKAGED ANSWERS

Prepackaged is sometimes good, but some things just shouldn’t be put into a package. Continue reading

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WHAT IF?

Do you question yourself after some heroic event by asking what if that had been me? Every time some tragic or tough thing is reported I tend to wonder how I would have handled it? It was amazing to watch … Continue reading

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IN MY OPINION

Opinions aren’t lacking at all in our time.  Opinions are like bellybottons, everyone has one.  Everywhere you go someone is ready to share with you their opinion.  One person may say, “My opinion’s just as good as yours.”  Of course, … Continue reading

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FACING OUR FEARS

It is a part of every life. The difference between people isn’t that some of them have fears and others don’t, but that some allow their fears to paralyze them to the degree they can’t do anything productive and some … Continue reading

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SHEPHERDS, OVERSEERS, ELDERS, A STEWARDSHIP

Words matter.  To ever understand the Bible I must learn to use words as they are used in the Bible if I’m going to come to the understanding that is correct.  Too often we give words and ideas our own … Continue reading

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