Monthly Archives: August 2012

Fact v. Fiction — Human v. Divine

“Be doers of the word and not hearers only, deluding yourselves.” [James 1:17-18, 21-27] “I do not know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: The only ones among you who will really be happy are those … Continue reading

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And so — tell me, why do you stay?

    From the time of Joshua [Joshua 24:1-2, 15-17, 18] through the time of Jesus [John 6:60-69], until this day, people of faith have had to make a fundamental choice concerning their loyalties and their identities.  After years as desert travelers, … Continue reading

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Let’s not be educated fools

School has begun … or soon will begin … all over America.  Students have returned for a new year of studies.  Parents have expectations that their children will learn.  Teachers are committed to preparing students for the future.  Over the … Continue reading

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I Want to Live

Most of us, if not all of us, have at one time or other been on the verge of quitting, of giving up.  The challenge(s) has seemed to be too difficult, the cost too high, and the chance of success … Continue reading

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Look Beyond the Sign & Be Satisfied

Philip Yancey, in his book, The Jesus I Never Knew,shares the following story: I once showed to a class several dozen art slides portraying Jesus in a variety of forms — African, Korean, Chinese — and then asked the class … Continue reading

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