Monthly Archives: September 2019

PAPER BOOK VS KINDLE

Didn’t meet goals today.  So I’m posting something I put on Face Book five years ago.  The popped it up to me today.  Thanks, FB. ************* A few months ago I bought the kindle version of “Killing Jesus” by Bill … Continue reading

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PROCRASTINATION PAYS ILL REWARDS

  Ellen was dog-tired because of procrastination, the bain of her life which resulted in her communication essay not being completed until near three o’clock this morning.  She had sluggishly made it down the stairs when she remembered having left … Continue reading

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WHY SUFFER? – #6 Discipline – The “Tire” Test

  “I guess we’ll have to try that test again,” God said. I think I remember the preacher who said that, but he was not important.  What was important was that statement.  It has stuck with me. In one of … Continue reading

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THE ODD SPOUSE

Her scientist husband was at it again.  It infuriated her, amused her, interested her, and drew her to him in spite of his oddities.  She admired his inquisitive brain.  This time he had somehow made a magnetic field in the … Continue reading

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WHY SUFFER, Part 5 – Holy Spirit

Yesterday I ended my post with saying the Holy Spirit is a Comforter and gave the Bible illustration of Stephen who, while being stoned to death, saw Jesus. Today I want to discuss the role Christians should/could play in being … Continue reading

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WHY SUFFER, Part 4, I would strike them dead

Okay striking one dead might be a bit much, BUT IT’S GOOD FOR SOME FOLKS THAT I’M NOT GOD! I’m back to the issue of suffering.  At this point I want to say, I am writing to adults and about … Continue reading

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RANDOM BITS OF ME

Random Facts about yourself.  List posted by teleportingweena with the following statement.  Here are some fun questions to answer that I saw people doing on my friend’s FB.  Maybe you’d enjoy answering them, too. 🙂 *** 23 random facts about yourself that may surprise … Continue reading

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SUFFERING, PART 3, INSTIGATOR

SO YOU’RE MAD, WHO YOU GONNA BLAME? Some people live their lives as if there is no God.  “I Did It My Way” is their goal in life. When adversity comes they shake their fist in the face of (their non-existent) … Continue reading

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WHY SUFFERING? Part 2

My oh my! With a sigh I will try to make the best of an unexpected situation.  Yesterday I posted a blog which said I was going to write a series called “Why Suffering?”  Now I find I had  senior moment or something like that.  … Continue reading

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WHY SUFFERING, Part 1, Intro

Dear Friends, I am going to be writing a series of posts regarding “suffering.”  The Bible tells many reasons why people suffer, but we do not like the answers it gives so we often play dumb, which is a form … Continue reading

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