Category Archives: health issues

Helping Haiti: Good News

Mark 1:15            “The time has come,” he said. “The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!” We talk a lot in church about the good news, but do we actually take it to others? I’m … Continue reading

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4 Minute Daily Devotions: This is Church

Luke 14:11 “For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.” I am constantly amazed at the faith that is practiced by our young family members and especially the moms at our church. … Continue reading

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Political Cartoons: Health Scare

Will the President get universal health care passed by Congress?

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Cash for Clunkers = Money for Mobsters?

A couple of weeks ago, I was driving through a deprived area in a large Southern town. The whole area was dismal. Houses were falling apart; the streets were littered; and the corner store that I passed had a sign … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Clean Water

Proverbs 11:25 A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed. Our church has a team of four people traveling to Guatemala tomorrow. They’re going on a special mission to find a site in a small … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Earth Day

Isaiah 54:5 For your Maker is your husband–the LORD Almighty is his name–the Holy One of Israel is your Redeemer; he is called the God of all the Earth. Today is Earth Day and all around the world various people … Continue reading

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Good Friday Devotion – Dying Faith

Luke 23:44-46 It was now about the sixth hour, and darkness came over the whole land until the ninth hour, for the sun stopped shining. And the curtain of the temple was torn in two. Jesus called out with a … Continue reading

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4 Minute Daily Devotions: Saving Grace

Ephesians 2:4-5 But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions-it is by grace you have been saved. ‘There but for the grace … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Elizabeti

Lamentations 5:7 Our fathers sinned and are no more, and we bear their punishment. Last summer, my youngest daughter Lauren went on a mission trip to Tabora, Tanzania. She wanted to work with children who were orphaned due to the … Continue reading

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4 Minute Daily Devotions: Same Kind of Different as Me

It’s one of the best books that I’ve ever read in my life. Even my wife Evelyn, who devours books avidly, was amazed at how quickly I finished this book. Usually, because of my biblical training, I scour each sentence … Continue reading

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