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The Lake

I stood there watching everyone around me take their turn going into the lake. It was a very hot summer day. We were all gathered near a picnic spot at this little cove. 706 more words


Are you religious . .

James 1:26-27 ESV
If anyone thinks he is religious and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart, this person’s religion is worthless. Religion that is pure and undefiled before God the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.


Trials of life . . .

James 1:12 ESV
Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.


God is a Father. . .

Psalm 103:13 NIV
As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him;


Forged by Fire

In an age of reality television, few careers, fields and occupations are left out of Hollywood.  This inclusive environment has given bladesmiths a voice in the show Forged in Fire.  324 more words


My Testimony . . . isn't simple - is anyones?

What brought me to God, why am I a Christian, when I did not grow up in a Christian oriented household.

I believe my mom was a Christian, but she really never directly said it or showed it in her obvious actions like going to church or reading the Bible daily.   491 more words


Peace On Earth (Mark 1:1–8)

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