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[7 Aug 2009 | No Comment | 459 views]

Seek to please God with your life and God will make your life please those that matter.

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[24 Jun 2009 | No Comment | 290 views]

When I’ve learned enough to really live, I’ll be old enough to die.

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[2 Apr 2009 | No Comment | 287 views]

Eleanor said:
Many people will walk in and out of you life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.
Jay said:
…the others leave them on your back.

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[30 Dec 2008 | No Comment | 680 views]

In the end it’s not the years in your life that matter, but the life in your years.

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[22 Nov 2008 | No Comment | 507 views]

Matthew, Mark, Luke and John record many questions asked by Jesus during His 3½ year ministry.
Let’s examine four of these pointed, powerful, probing and soul searching questions:
#1 …
“When the Son of man comes, shall He find faith in the earth?”  (Luke 18:8)
1]    There are fundamentally two kinds of faith:
A    Faith in, or belief in, God.
B]    Faith for miracles.
2]     When the question is asked, “Will He find faith when He returns?”  It’s referring to our faith in God and the things of God.
3]    The faith of the faithful is under …

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[22 Nov 2008 | No Comment | 352 views]

During my second month of nursing school, our professor gave us a pop quiz.  I was a conscientious student and had breezed through the questions, until I read the last one:  “What is the first name of the woman who cleans the school?”  Surely this was some kind of joke.  I had seen the cleaning woman several times.  She was tall, dark-haired and in her 50s, but how would I know her name?
I handed in my paper, leaving the last question blank.  Before class ended, one student asked if the …

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[21 Nov 2008 | No Comment | 245 views]

Professor Steven Hawkings (Cambridge University), long considered the most intelligent man alive today, and who suffers with the disabling disease of ALS.  While appearing on Larry King Live (December 25, 1999), he was asked, “What keeps you going?”  His response:  “Curiosity.  I want to know the answers to life.”

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[21 Nov 2008 | No Comment | 427 views]

A national study to be published next month in “Demography” magazine says those who worship regularly at a church or synagogue live 10 percent longer than those who don’t attend services.
The report, called “Religious Involvement and U.S. Adult Mortality,” says life expectancy for weekly churchgoers is 82, and 83 for those who attend more than once a week. Nonchurchgoers, the study said, live an average of 75 years. Sociologist Robert Hummer of the University of Texas told “USA Today” that he thinks the study shows “that behavior is influenced by …

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[6 Nov 2008 | No Comment | 275 views]

Do NOT ride in automobiles.
They cause 20% of all fatal accidents.
Do NOT stay home.
17% of all accidents occur in the home.
Do NOT walk on the streets or sidewalks.
14% of all accidents happen to pedesdtrians.
Do NOT travel by air, rail, or water.
16% of all accidents happen that way.
BUT DO GO TO CHURCH!
Only .001% (yes that’s “point” 001) of all deaths occur in worship services in church, and these are related to previous physical disorders.  Hence, the safest place for you to be, most of the time, is church.  One place which …