Published June 30th, 2015 by

Here are some helpful instructions for those days of concentrated fasting. Our church elders do this a few times per year; the congregation is invited to join in. We fast…

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Published June 29th, 2015 by

It’s time to throw that steak on the Barbie, right? Got the grill all cleaned up and ready to go? Will you have it rare, medium or well done? Apparently…

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Published June 28th, 2015 by

Do you have astraphobia? Apparently it is the new catch word for fear of lightning and thunder. So do you have that fear? What else catches your fancy? How about…

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Published June 27th, 2015 by

I guess you know all the get-healthy exercise tips out there. By moving a bit each day, we meet new people, sleep better, make stronger muscles and bone and even…

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Published June 26th, 2015 by

When I’m missing my husband especially much, I read these words: My friends, we want you to understand how it will be for those followers who have already died. Then…

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Published June 25th, 2015 by

Only later do we recognize how God has led us to where we are. How is it that I was blessed to be the eldest child? And therefore the one…

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Published June 24th, 2015 by

The Panama Canal is indeed a marvel. Ships travelling from New York to San Francisco used to travel about 14,000 miles around the tip of South America to deliver goods.…

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Published June 23rd, 2015 by

I wrote “God, Gluttony & You” in 1989 and then led the Bible study for many years.  However, I got busy writing other books and gradually, G, G& Y slipped…

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Published June 22nd, 2015 by

(From Tracy Campbell‘s article What Does Heaven Look Like?) That wondrous city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of the skies from God, is filled with the glory of God and flashes…

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Published June 21st, 2015 by

A daughter sat through a Mother’s Day sermon, thinking about how she’d like to honour her dad.  Her mom had died in childbirth and her dad raised that newborn and…

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