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Archive for December 2018

God is Sovereign, Part 2

Part 2, Part I was posted 2 days ago The onslaught against me just continued unabated.  I was forbidden from teaching, forbidden from practicing as a PA (my contract stipulated I was to practice for 1 day a week), lied against, slandered against, emotionally bullied to no end.  The other PA faculty members did not…

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God is Sovereign

(Part 1, Part II will be posted in 2 days) God states in scripture that He is the Most High God.  (Psa. 83:18, Dan 4:17 and 4:25).  What does that really mean?  How does your believing in His being sovereign, overseeing everything and having the most power, being the Most High affect your day to…

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Last Homecoming

I wrote this short story many years ago, but it very appropriate for the Christmas holidays, so I’m going to share it with you, Enjoy! “It would soon be the New Year,” I thought to myself, “and it couldn’t come soon enough.” My heart still ached over the loss of our son three months ago. …

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The Changing Seasons of the Christmas Holidays

When I was a kid, and even into my early to middle adult years when Christmas came around, at the end of December, I recall receiving loads of Christmas cards and letters.  In fact, my mother would tape the cards onto the back side of our front door, then begin taping them to the living…

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The Holiday Blues

During the holidays you and others around you could be suffering from malaise, anxiety, depression, sad feelings, etc.  This is more common than you think. People are very good at masking their feelings, especially during the holidays.  Everyone around is having a good time, opening presents, going skiing, giving hugs to each other.  And usually…

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The Holidays are upon us

The Christmas holiday season is upon us.  Usually this means we go out and buy gifts for our family and friends, then get the sticker shock in January when our credit card bill comes due.  We put up Christmas lights and decorate our trees with ornaments and tinsel. But in reality, is December 25th the…

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How’s Your Relationships?

How are your relationship connections? Emotional health is important.  To be emotionally healthy you need emotionally healthy relationships and connections with your family members and friends.  So then the question becomes, how are your connections? If they are not as strong as you want them to be, here are some tips to help you improve…

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‘God Most High’

Ever thought about what these words really mean:  God Most High? These words are used together in numerous verses throughout scripture.  These three words are found in Gen. 14:18, 14:22, Psa. 78:35 and Psa. 57:2.  These three words means that there is no god, idol, created being which is above Him, or which should be…

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Adhering to God’s Truth

The God of Truth, Psa 31:6 When you think of God as being the God of truth, what comes to mind?  Does the word holiness come to mind, or the One who never lies (Num. 23:19)?  Or the One who requires of us an adherence to the truth, being honest with ourselves and others? A…

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