Tag Archives: Faith

Putting my phone in bacon grease

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Faith in spite of reasons to doubt

My sermon Sunday was from Acts 3 about God, through Peter and John, healing and allowing a lame man to walk.  I’ve heard it preached over and over and I have preached that story myself more than once.  I have … Continue reading

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Unused plant food in the garage

In late April or early May Diane went back to visit Mason, WV.  Every year when she goes back in the Spring, our friends at Bob’s Market and Greenhouse always hook her up with the most beautiful flowers we’ve ever … Continue reading

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A problem that’s not going away

Late last night I was checking the church to see if my friend Andy had taken the trash out.  Andy is a Friends Aware client who helps us out by taking Wednesday dinner trash out on Thursday for Friday trash … Continue reading

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Does God want me to do it?

I remember about 15 years ago when our church was thinking about spending a lot of money.  The administrative board was talking about not having the money. Our pastor said, “The question for the church is never, ‘Do we have … Continue reading

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What might have been

A couple of weeks ago I took a picture of an egg that had hatched a baby bird.  The bird was gone and the shell was left.  This morning I took a picture of an egg that did not hatch.  … Continue reading

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Fight the good fight of faith

I have a lot of contacts around the country in the UMC on social media.  Some of the people are very smart.  They write in ways that I find difficult to understand.  I’m thankful for the super smart people over … Continue reading

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