CONTENTMENT

The secret of this attitude. An elegant question from Jay Crowell: Dad, if you could visit one site in Rome what would this place be? After many trips to Italy, this wasn't an easy question for me to answer. Without a blink,...

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VALID IDENTIFICATION, Part 2

Recently one of my remarkable sisters asked me this profound question: "What made you become a Christian?" If you remember, dear sis, we both grew up with the assumed ID of not being intelligent and an outcast family. Both our...

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VALID IDENTIFICATION, Part 1

In today's culture, we are virtually helpless to operate successfully without proper identification. ID's and passwords have the potential to control our lives. Don't believe me? Here are some examples where either a driver's license, passport or credit card is needed. ...

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TIME EVAPORATES

Moses said, ”Teach us to number our days.” St. James said, “Your life is like a vapor, here today and gone tomorrow.” The Psalmist said, “Life is as short-lived as grass. It blossoms like a flower in the field.” 34 years ago...

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PAIN PRODUCES CHANGE

No discipline seems pleasant at the time but later on, however, it produces a fruit of righteousness for those who are trained by it.  One day while channel surfing a program I came across showed the devastation of not being able...

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WALKING AND LIVING IN THE LIGHT

"The LIGHT shines in the darkness, and darkness has not overcome it... God is LIGHT; in Him there is not darkness at all." "The One who is the true LIGHT, who gives LIGHT to everyone, was coming into the world......

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5 HOW QUESTIONS

Be careful how you answer these 5 how questions. Serious reflection may alter the course of your life. For the good! Try to answer each question in writing using 20 words or less. In hopes of encouraging you I have...

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MAN’S BEST FRIEND

When neighbors are out walking their dogs, my favorite question is: "Who is having the most fun -- you or the dog?" Of course, the answer is always the same: "The dog." As I have watched dogs, all seem to exhibit...

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GOOD AND UPRIGHT

"The Lord is good and does what is right," Psalm 25:8. Today my trustworthy friend, Roger Dorway, of many years sent me these inspiring words: "Another great Psalm for your viewing pleasure is Psalm 25. I found it particularly uplifting...

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PRIME OVER 50

by: Darin Burt / in Prime Living, Spokane CDA Living Fred Crowell, 76 Every winning coach has a game plan and a playbook. Fred Crowell was the head basketball coach at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, then as the first coach for Athletes...

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