Monthly Archives: July 2013

Determine your direction

Everyone worships something.  Some worship their job, others worship their looks.  Money, pleasure, and possessions are put on the pedestal of worship by some, while others worship a movie or TV star; they even call them their “idol.”  Some of … Continue reading

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Invest in the life of a stranger

The parable of the Good Samaritan is one of the most beloved and oft quoted stories in the Bible.  It is both an encouragement and sets the bar for loving others.  It is a source of authority for teaching others … Continue reading

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“We are most free when we are bound”

Freedom is a paradox.  “We are most free when we are bound,” said Elton Trueblood.  The key is how we are bound.  The world of athletics presents a clear picture of this paradox. Any athlete unwilling to discipline his body … Continue reading

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Peace Child

The contrast between an eighteen year old in the late fifties versus the late sixties is stark. A young man in the fifties might have worn a white tee shirt with neatly creased blue jeans and sneakers crowned with a … Continue reading

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