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The Search for Wisdom and Knowledge

I have begun an earnest search for wisdom and knowledge.  I have always possessed a strong desire to discover, to ask why and to understand but lately I feel a sense of increased urgency.  Something, no, some One has built a fire inside my heart that is leading me in directions I never thought … [Read More...]

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How Genuine Faith Is Formed

Have you ever said to yourself "I don't like this, I don't understand why it's happening and I wish it would go away!"  If you are like me then you have likely … [Read More...]

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For Freshness, Go To The Source

I have recently discovered something wonderful, right here in my own town.  As a coffee aficionado, I am always looking for ways to improve my morning cup, and this … [Read More...]

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My Favorite Hymns

I've mentioned before that I love music.  It's been a part of my life for as long as I can remember and I credit my parents for helping to encourage my musical interest. I can remember singing in my children's Sunday School class as a child and by grade … [Read More...]

Where True Beauty Resides

I don't often write about current events or popular culture.   They are here today and gone tomorrow and often not worth much in the grand scheme of God's plan.  That being said, I'm going to use an example today that is drawn from a recently aired television … [Read More...]

The Words We Need Most

For just a few moments, I want to talk a little bit about prayer and a lot about encouragement.  We, as believers, need both prayer and encouragement to be spiritually healthy.  Prayer is our line of communication to God through the Holy Spirit and … [Read More...]

Small Steps Big Rewards

Who likes rewards?  I know I do!  It's satisfying to receive a reward, especially after having worked towards a goal or purpose and then accomplishing it. The right reward can help us to stay motivated and to keep on working even over long and difficult … [Read More...]

Independence Day

Today we celebrate our freedom as a nation.  Enjoy the time with your family and loved ones and take a few minutes to thank God for those who fought for the freedoms that we enjoy and sometimes take for granted.  But know this: Today we should also be … [Read More...]

Better Than Life

Today I want to go back to a verse of scripture that I have written about before.  Sometimes God reveals new truths to us through verses we have read many times before, and that is the case here with Psalm 63:3. Psalm 63:3 is a wonderful statement of praise … [Read More...]