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Posts from November 2014

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Thankful

“Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.” Psalm 107:1 My son and I are memorizing Scripture and this is one of the verses we learned together. Leading into Thanksgiving I am thankful to the Lord for a million things. I am thankful for a beautiful wife, healthy & energetic […]

Go To God

“If any of you needs wisdom, you should ask God for it.”  James 1:5 Thomas came with doubts.  Did Christ turn him away? Moses had his reservations.  Did God tell him to go home? Job had his struggles.  Did God avoid him? Paul had his hard times.  Did God abandon him? No. God never turns away […]

The Father

“He comforts us every time we have trouble, so when others have trouble, we can comfort them.” 2 Cor. 1:4 My child’s feelings are hurt. I tell her she’s a very special girl that I love. My child is injured. I do whatever it takes to make her feel better. My child is afraid. I […]

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Undefeated

I recently watched a documentary on a football coach who loved the unlovable. It was the story of the Manassas Tigers. These young men were prone to violence and stuck in the cycle of poverty. They were labeled as “bad kids with no future.” In six years the volunteer coach, Bill Courtney, took the Tigers […]