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Moving Pictures

My wife and I were able to see all the Oscar©-nominated films before the telecast.  It was fun to sit back on Sunday night and see if the “academy” agreed with our assessment of greatness (we picked a majority of the winners, but disagreed with the voters for the night’s biggest awards).  484 more words


The Day I Gave Up Fiction

I used to be an avid reader. I loved perusing the library for a good tale and frequently returned because I had flown through my latest find. 1,285 more words

The Pursuit Of Happiness

The Days Ahead

This is a bit belated, but happy 2015! It’s hard to believe that January’s almost already over. I’ve been reflecting a lot about what God has done in my life within this past year and anticipating the changes that may happen ahead. 638 more words

2 Corinthians 5:21

ALL IN in 2015 - Are You Ready?!

Welcome to a new year, everyone! There’s something special about the turn of the calendar. My eyes run over the fresh, clean page of January—and for just a little while, there are no time commitments, no scheduling conflicts, nothing at all. 621 more words




C.H. Spurgeon

 It is ever the Holy Spirit’s work to turn our eyes away from self to Jesus; but Satan’s work is just the opposite of this, for he is constantly trying to make us regard ourselves instead of Christ. 312 more words

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How Much Jesus Suffered For Us


Matthew 27:26 Then he released Barabbas to them; and when he had scourged Jesus, he delivered Him to be crucified.

The purpose of the scourge was to exact a confession from the accused, before being put to death. 954 more words

The First Arrival Of The Messiah

Final Pushes

Having had four babies without the aid of medical intervention means that I’ve experienced some serious pushing in my lifetime. And in that serious pushing, there has been serious pain. 1,205 more words

Childbirth Pain