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"Hell … Either it is or it isn’t!"

Posted on January 10, 2018

32 years ago, a middle-aged woman visited our church. Back then it was 1st Baptist. It was located right next to the athletic field. I greeted her before the service started. She seemed like a nice...

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"Bad Guys Win Again?"

Posted on December 19, 2017

The “Christmas Story”, as we have come to know it, has two main authors: Luke and Matthew.  Luke’s account of the incarnation ends with Simeon, the prophet, pronouncing this...

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Family Emphasis -- God's Wrapping Paper

Posted on December 17, 2017

The House of Christmas From “A Slice of Infinity”

Posted on December 14, 2017

Some years ago, we were spending Christmas in the home of my wife’s parents. It was not a happy day in the household. Much had gone wrong during the preceding weeks, and a weight of...

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"A Different Kind of Wiseman" (2)

Posted on December 5, 2017

For many of us in the Christmas season, the challenge will be to engage the abundance of verbiage from our family and friends and remain civil. This is a daunting task because so much of what we...

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