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A Great Leap of Faith; The Power of Parenting

At the age of 7 I really didn’t have a lot of say in where my family went to church. I can remember my mom and dad taking me to this “new” church one Sunday. We pulled our car into … Continue reading

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Sam I Am Says What?

I have to admit it – the article disturbed me. You see, I was reading through a local newspaper and came across an article (actually commentary) on one mom’s explanation of why she doesn’t go to church. Her son had … Continue reading

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Why Do You Go to Church?

As I sat at the kitchen table talking with a friend, she said to me, “Why do you have to go to church every Sunday?  Can’t you just pray at home?”  I thought about it for a moment before I … Continue reading

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The Church is a Fortress

Proverbs 18:10 The name of the Lord is a strong fortress; the godly run to him and are safe. Where can you find a community of people all joined together in a strong fortress praising the Lord?  Your church. No wonder … Continue reading

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The Reality of Addiction

Guilt ridden.  Full of sorrow.  Unhappy with life choices. Seeing more hopelessness than hopefulness.  Everyone around you is irritating.  You are annoyed when people talk to you and annoyed when people avoid you.  Loneliness sets in.  Depression hits you.  You … Continue reading

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Building God’s House

As Christians we tend to want the best for God. We want Him to be portrayed in a great light. We want all to see God for who He is. We want God to touch all hearts. Most of all … Continue reading

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Why Do We Go To Church?

Taken from The Indianapolis Star January 11th: A week ago, I was sitting  at home glued to  the weather station,  trying to decide whether or not I would ca ncel Sunday worship because of the forecast. At the time, there … Continue reading

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So You Think You Don’t Need God?

I am always amazed by the amount of people that think they don’t need God.  I am also amazed at the people who say “no” to His calling.  These two groups are really the same.  They are the naysayers.  Usually … Continue reading

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Wives Submit Yourself to Your Husbands, REALLY???

When Pete and I met with the minister of my church for our wedding preparations, we chose scriptures for our ceremony. I can remember specifically choosing Colossians 3:12-17, but asked the minister to stop before verse 18. I didn’t like … Continue reading

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