Monthly Archives: May 2013

Honor

When is the last time you thought about the concept of honor? Yesterday was Memorial Day, a time when many people do nothing more than have a picnic and maybe fly the flag, but the holiday was intended as an … Continue reading

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Weeds

Lately, every chance I get, I am outside in the yard and garden. Now don’t get me wrong, I am very bad at growing things, except for weeds. I decided to start seedlings inside this year, and they all died. … Continue reading

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The Jesus Difference

A prominent political figure recently asked, “What difference does it make?” I am not going to get political here, but her question got me thinking in a spiritual direction.  What difference does Christ make? How are you different because of knowing … Continue reading

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A Mom’s Faith

My church emphasizes the importance of sharing your faith, and my congregation contains many people who are comfortable talking to others about God and salvation. It’s kind of intimidating. I’m a writer, but not really the best speaker or one-on-one … Continue reading

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The Thankfulness Trick

Most of the time I am a pretty positive person. I think, though, that we all have some moments where it is difficult to have a positive outlook on life. Maybe it’s a situation in your life that just frustrates … Continue reading

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The Bottom Line

I’m a bottom line kind of person. I think America is filled with people like me. I get impatient when people talk about an issue or a choice too much or for too long. “Just give me the bottom line,” I often … Continue reading

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