Category Archives: Christianity

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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INVITATION TO ALL

Equal chance for all The Good Shepherd, invites “Come” To all troubled souls. Isaiah 40:11  “He will feed his flock like a shepherd; he will carry the lambs in his arms and gently lead the ewes with young.” ************* Dear Readers.  As … Continue reading

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THROUGH THE EYES OF A CHILD

“When will I have to stop going to church?” asked the little boy. “What?” I responded, not believing I could have heard right. “When will I have to stop going to church?” he repeated. Noticing my bewilderment, he clarified, “When … Continue reading

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ICE BREAKER

Since I am behind on a lot of writing, I ask myself:  So how are you going to break the ice?  With what issue will I start my celebration?  There are challenges I want to jump into, experiences I want … Continue reading

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SEEK GOD AND LIVE

“He (Moses) longed for more than “visitation”; his soul longed for “habitation”.   (Tommy Tenney) Let us rejoice that WE have what Moses was longing for—the habitation of the spirit of God as promised by Jesus in John 14:16 and 16:7—the … Continue reading

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