Monthly Archives: February 2008

Isolation Sickness & Spiritual Health

“And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds. Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another—and all the more … Continue reading

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O death, where is your sting?

I’ve been stung by the death of one our closest friends. Carole died overnight in her sleep. I talked to her two weeks ago, telling her how much I loved her and her husband, Christy, and how thankful we were … Continue reading

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Contentment

“But godliness with contentment is great gain.” — I Timothy 6:6 Do we despise what we have because of what we don’t have? That’s wrong. But isn’t it funny how the lack of one thing–a certain deprivation can discolor our … Continue reading

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Murderous Words – Slander

“LORD, who may dwell in your sanctuary? Who may live on your holy hill? He whose walk is blameless and who does what is righteous, who speaks the truth from his heart and has no slander on his tongue, who … Continue reading

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On Loving Others

“This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers.” I John 3:16 It easy to “love” those far away, those we have … Continue reading

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