Separation of Church and State-Debunking the Myth

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Most discussions about the separation of church and state oppose the role of Christianity in the United States and arise from an abysmal ignorance, so deep as to be unfathomable. You can endlessly drop boulders into this chasm of intellectual darkness without ever hearing one hit bottom. The Separation of Church and State Claims are … Read more

Easy is the Enemy of What is Right

Easy is the Enemy of What is Right

My topic in this blog post is on Sunday’s church sermon. “Easy is the Enemy of What is Right.” I really liked that and now every time think that something would be easy to do, I stop and think, ‘Just because it’s easy doesn’t mean it’s the right thing to do.’ Easy is the Enemy … Read more

Taking Your Kids to Church

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Now that I’m a grandmother, I’m realizing how important it is to start taking your kids to church when they’re little, as young as possible. When you find a church with an active and happy children and youth ministry, your kids will learn early about Jesus and be more likely to stick with it through … Read more

When It Rains It Pours – Jesus Is Your Umbrella

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It’s a well-known adage: “When it rains, it pours.” Unfortunately, it’s usually said when things seem to keep going wrong, one rotten incident after the other. Things seem to happen in clusters, too, and you’ll eventually hear someone blurt it out: When it rains, it pours. When It Rains It Pours – On Our Cars … Read more

There is No God? It’s Still a Matter of Faith

“The fool has said in his heart, there is no God.” Psalm 14 (NKJV) Now, I don’t anyone who would actually call the famous Steven Hawking a “fool.” He was a brilliant scientist but he seemed to have lacked a certain level of logic. Why do I say that? Because logic and reason do not … Read more

Knit Together in Love

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“… that their hearts may be encouraged, being knit together in love…” Colossians 2:2 (NKJV) I never thought I’d actually enjoy knitting until several years ago a good friend of mine taught me how. She and I would either sit outside at my place or over at hers and knit together for hours. She had … Read more

Reading the Bible – On Your Phone?

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I don’t know about you, but I have a hard time reading the Bible on my cell phone, especially in church. Yes, it’s probably more convenient than bringing a physical Bible with you, especially since you already have your phone on you. But, besides my aging eyesight, there’s just something about holding a real Bible, … Read more

God Winks

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What are God Winks? According to the dictionary, a God wink is “an event or personal experience, often identified as coincidence, so astonishing that it is seen as a sign of divine intervention.” I first heard this term from my stepdaughter’s mom when telling her about little “signs” I’d seen at the new church I … Read more