Published May 13th, 2022 by

Hezekiah was delighted to get a get-well gift and a visit from the Babylon bigwigs. So he showed them everything he owned—the silver, the gold, the spices, and the aromatic…

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Published May 12th, 2022 by

In Isaiah chapter 38, we read about King Hezekiah who got very ill and on top of that the prophet Isaiah told him to get his affairs in order because…

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Published May 11th, 2022 by

Would you dare to be one of the 800,000 or more who visits the beautiful Alnwick Gardens in Northumberland every year and visits its unusual poison garden? Hmmm. I have…

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Published May 10th, 2022 by

A white, hairy man, dressed as a woman in a skirt of many colors, paraded around the grounds. He had hair growing even out of his belt. He had a…

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Published May 9th, 2022 by

Funny Duck is the name of Linda S. Smith’s new book. It’s a collection of all her best work from the past years. Her poetry, cartoons, and wise words have…

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Published May 8th, 2022 by

The day began with more of the same chaos than yesterday. The birds sang too loudly and woke the baby. The sky was too blue and the hue to deep…

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Published May 7th, 2022 by

Did you know that the Bible contains at least 365 ‘Do Not Fear’ Statements? That’s one for every day of the year!  It seems to me that God saw fear…

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Published May 6th, 2022 by

Did you ever have one of those days where nothing seems to be going right and you seem to do everything wrong? Here is the cure. But now, this is…

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Published May 5th, 2022 by

No, I’m not speaking of the poor homeless folk who wander the streets with their few possessions in a pillowcase or grocery cart.  The new bag ladies have millions of…

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Published May 4th, 2022 by

My friend Linda shared this story with me. An anthropologist showed a game to the children of an African tribe. He placed a basket of delicious fruits near a tree…

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