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God’s unpredictable ways

Last night our church served somewhere close to 100 meals at the Union Rescue Mission in Cumberland, MD.  One of the people who was there serving was 10 year old Jayden, whom Carolyn brought.  Dinner was from 5-5:30.  When dinner … Continue reading

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Follow and Become

Mark 1:17 caught my attention this morning.  Jesus is calling the first disciples and He says, “Follow me, and I will make you become fishers of men.”  I guess it struck me because of some texting I had been doing … Continue reading

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The best cabins on the cruise ship to hell

We act as if our possessions and social standing is the scorecard for how we are doing with God. Continue reading

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People like that

There is a trail between Martin’s grocery store and Patrick’s Pub.  The downtown Martin’s has been the store I frequented most in the last 4+ years that I have lived in Short Gap.  I always saw people walking on that … Continue reading

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You’ve Got Choices

Today we fed people at the Union Rescue Mission in Cumberland, MD.  We had chicken, mashed potatoes, corn, country gravy, and plain old chicken gravy.  Lunchtime is a lot more laid back at the mission because people can come in … Continue reading

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I hope you find what you need

Our friend George Ortiz, who I blogged about a year ago, was broadcasting live on Facebook today.  Every Saturday he, his family, his church, and other servant volunteers feed hundreds of people in Providence, RI across the street from Rhode … Continue reading

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Am I part of a brood of vipers?

I’m more like the sinners at the shelter in their Pitt-Ohio sweatshirts than the sinners in suits in the conference room at the Ramada. Continue reading

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