Published June 20th, 2021 by

Yes, today is Father’s Day. A father donates his sperm, makes a baby and considers that he has done his duty. A Dad looks after his family, provides for them,…

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Published June 19th, 2021 by

Stop saying I have to…say I intend to!! I intend to: be persistent be patient to persevere to plan to prepare quit complaining quit demanding my own way. quiet my…

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Published June 18th, 2021 by

Who are the people who are always crying the blues?  Who do you know who reeks of self-pity?  Who keeps getting beaten up for no reason at all?  Whose eyes…

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Published June 17th, 2021 by

A lapse leads to a relapse which ends in a collapse.  A lapse happens when we keep going around the mountain doing the same old thing and getting/going nowhere except…

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Published June 16th, 2021 by

A freeloader has twin daughters, “Gimme” and “Gimme more.” (Proverbs 30:15-16, MSG) When was asked how much God expected us to give, C.S Lewis said: “I do not believe one…

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Published June 15th, 2021 by

Most of our extra weight comes from keeping harmful secrets. They weigh us down and send us into one binge or another.  Sometimes I hear my bones straining under the…

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Published June 14th, 2021 by

I get messages like this.  Please will you motivate me to vacuum today? I’ve got an idea and some possible titles for a book. Will you write it for me?…

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Published June 13th, 2021 by

A goal is the line we draw to follow and reach our objection. We’ve all set goals to lose weight, finish school or climb a mountain. Paul was a great…

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Published June 11th, 2021 by

The oldest sauces were made of fermented fish paste. The word itself means salted, as in an added flavoring. Often a sauce covers up a badly cooked or even spoiled…

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Published June 10th, 2021 by

We were on a great path to spiritual, physical, mental, emotional wellness and…we faltered. Let’s start again. Failure happens only if we give up. Don’t take on more than you…

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