Hunger and Thirst for Righteousness

Mulligan: when a player gets a second chance to perform a certain move or action.

A well-educated, intelligent, friend of ours recently suggested that she hoped that re-incarnation might be a reality. She hoped that she might get a chance at a mulligan. There were some things she thought she might be able to do better next time around. She is drawn to Buddhism, not because she understands it, but…

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Still Obeying

 You must have often wondered why the enemy [God] does not make more use of his power to be sensibly present to human souls in any degree he chooses and at any moment. But you now see that the irresistible and the indisputable are the two weapons which the very nature of his scheme…

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I Miss Mayberry

I miss Mayberry. Mayberry is the fictional American town in the television series, “The Andy Griffith Show.” It is a place where the local sheriff and his deputy have little to do and are always available to help find a lost dog or farm animal. It is a place where no one locks their doors…

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For a Friend

Prayer For A Friend Lord, I lift my friend to You, I’ve done all that I know to doI lift my friend to YouComplicated circumstances have clouded his viewLord, I lift my friend up to You I fear that I won’t have the words that he needs to hearI pray for Your wisdom, oh God,…

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Empire or Kingdom

Ephesians 2:1-6 It wasn’t so long ago that you were mired in that old stagnant life of sin. You let the world, which doesn’t know the first thing about living, tell you how to live. You filled your lungs with polluted unbelief, and then exhaled disobedience. We all did it, all of us doing what…

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