Tag Archives: hope

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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There’s a certain cat who I’d like to teach a lesson

There’s a white cat with splashes of black on it that hangs around in our front yard in the summers looking to get itself a bird.  We have several feeders and lots of birds.  I saw the cat this morning.  … Continue reading

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Facebook knows everything about you

There’s a news article (real news) on CNBC’s web site about Facebook illegally selling advertisers information about people on Facebook.  Contrary to the agreement terms, they are selling advertisers information about teenagers’ emotional state.  Nearly all of you who are … Continue reading

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Discarding the shell – A new life in Christ

When we become His follower it does not mean we go with Him. It means He goes with us. Continue reading

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The deal you get when you follow Jesus

I am a bargain shopper.  I always get the sale items, use coupons, and so on.  Yesterday I went to a local grocery store to pick up a few things.  There was a buy one get one free deal on … Continue reading

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