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Salvation Doesn’t Require Another Army

http://www.dictionary.com defines “salvation” as “the act of saving or protecting from harm, risk, loss, destruction, etc.”  Likewise, it notes that synonyms for “kindness” include “humanity, generosity…sympathy, compassion…” I’m fortunate to have seen kindness and salvation demonstrated today – on multiple … Continue reading

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Walt Whitman & Harry Caray

Walt Whitman said, “I see great things in baseball.  It’s our game – the American game.” Just a handful of days from the culmination of a true circus production of an electoral process, thank goodness for baseball!  I think the … Continue reading

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Please Stand

Freedom is a gift bought with blood and sacrifice. Our own freedom from sin and damnation was bought with the blood and sacrifice of Jesus Christ, the Son of the living God. Likewise, our national freedoms as Americans of these … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

The following was written by a dear friend, Randall Wisdom, and submitted to the Commercial Appeal (Memphis) a few years ago.  My thanks to “Papa Wiz” for giving me permission to share his work here.  I think it speaks directly, succinctly, … Continue reading

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Good All Around Us

Riding home from church this afternoon, it occurred to me that I was very, very weary.  As I reflected on the past few days, it was no wonder that I was tired.  And yet, I was struck by all that … Continue reading

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Thank you, Veterans. Always remembered. Never forgotten. USA.

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Extreme Humanity Revisited

Friends, Reposting this writing from earlier this year.  I had the occasion to visit with Cree recently and was struck by his continued THANKFULNESS for all of the BLESSINGS he recognizes in his life.   Cree’s life is one of extreme difficulty … Continue reading

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