Category Archives: Christianity

GEORGIA

  Church buildings have changed!  Yes, indeed.  Church people have changed!  Yes, indeed.  My granddad spent much of his time and resources building little churches somewhat like this, often in towns on the “wrong side of the track.”  These people … Continue reading

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JESUS – THE LAMB OF GOD

NAMES OF JESUS IN THE 1ST CHAPTER OF JOHN: #9  HE WAS CALLED LAMB OF GOD: John 1:29:  The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, “Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the … Continue reading

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JESUS – THE ONE AND ONLY

  NAMES OF JESUS IN THE 1ST CHAPTER OF JOHN: #4  HE WAS CALLED ONE AND ONLY: “No one has ever seen God, but God the One and Only who is at the Father’s side, has made him known.”  This term … Continue reading

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U-TURN OR DISASTER

  Look with me at the CONDITION of prophets and priests before judgment came to Judah. God speaking through Jeremiah (6:14) “They dress the wound of my people as though it were not serious. ‘Peace, peace’ they say, and there … Continue reading

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TAKE YOUR TEMPLE TO THE TEMPLE

Oh how the weeks do roll! It is Sunday again. It’s got me thinking how rarely if ever, I have dreaded going to church. Some people give the excuse that “the reason I don’t go to church is because my … Continue reading

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IS THERE PURPOSE TO THIS?

I am progressing well.  Home health nurse and physical therapist have been by and the occupational therapist is on her way.  Good care and follow up planned for me.  Thankful for these good services.  Will see the surgeon on Wednesday.  … Continue reading

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IN THE END, WHAT MATTERS?

AMY RODGERS VENTER (The following selection is from a post to Facebook, 2013) A few years ago, I started a speech off like this: Today I want to talk to you about my mom, Amy Rodgers Venter, and how her … Continue reading

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HAVE A “GLORY, HALLELUJAH” SABBATH DAY

 Anyone know this song from long ago.  “There is glory, there is glory, there’s a glory hallelujah in my soul.” A good way to start the Sabbath day. – Okay, not the original Sabbath. An argument so early in the … Continue reading

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TRY SALTY TALK

  “Salty talk” is not descriptive of cultured language.  In fact it borders on indelicacy or impropriety – sometimes it is indecent.  Why am I discussing salty talk?  Because of Matthew 5:13 where Jesus tells his followers, “You are the … Continue reading

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WHAT GOD VALUES

Is it beginning to be old hat  My constant harping. – that You can be a friend of God. Don’t you think that it is odd  People turn down such an offer Choosing rather to be a scoffer!  The Bible … Continue reading

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