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Be Careful What You Ask For; You Just Might Get It

Dear reader, please do peruse and consider Numbers 11 as background before reading the following entry, as some verses quoted will be from this chapter. If possible, read from the King James Version. 882 more words

Christian Perspectives


It’s human nature to want things we don’t have. It’s also human nature to overlook and take for granted the things we already have. Are we to blame for our greed and ingratitude? 255 more words


She will bless you with her present tense
and it will be a gift that you will place in your pocket,
wrapping still on,
guarded against onlookers and your own concern. 169 more words


This Old Book of Poetry by the Milford Bard

“Come, heavenly Muse, my humble harp inspire,

And on its strings, O breathe thy melting fire”

This week, we revisit the expansive spirit of one of Delaware’s most eminent literary figures, the poet John Lofland, known affectionately as… 166 more words


I think I now understand why Jean-Jacques Rousseau was such an ungrateful little $%@*!

Someone once said that if all we knew about Jesus Christ was what his enemies said about him, then he would still be the greatest man who ever lived. 528 more words

Scared of my Ingratitude

So I’ve struggled with gratitude ever since I was a teenager. It didn’t really hit me until I went on missions trips to other countries (for months at a time) of extreme poverty. 549 more words


A Crime of a Deeper Dye

Back in the late seventies my pastor asked me to conduct a service at a nursing home. As I entered it, I walked into a huge, ground floor room with a high ceiling. 329 more words

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