Tag Archives: God

LUI

You are probably familiar with the acronym DUI, which abbreviates the phrase “driving under the influence”. DUI laws date to 1910 when New York became the first state to regulate drinking and driving. Since that time, changes have included progressive … Continue reading

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The greatest thing

I’ve been a Christian, a believer and follower of Christ Jesus, for a long time. My story began when I was just a boy with a Billy Graham crusade on network television (my mom made me watch). Pastor Graham extended the invitation … Continue reading

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MacGyver faith

MacGyver was a popular television series that aired between 1985 and 1992. In each episode Angus MacGyver used his broad knowledge of the physical sciences to overcome impossible odds. Each show included the same three ingredients. MacGyver helped someone who … Continue reading

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When you’ve reached the end

Pain is no fun. I’m very sorry if you are hurting. Here’s what I know, though. No matter you circumstances, God’s mercy and love are there for you. Listen to this passage from Lamentations. GOD’s loyal love couldn’t have run … Continue reading

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A steady diet of

God made us. He knows our bodies and our minds. It is by perfect design that God uses eating and drinking as a metaphor for what we pursue, what we consume, what we worship. Proverbs 4 says: 17 They eat … Continue reading

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Marked absent

Nine years ago I had a brief foray into high school education. I left my university faculty position to teach and coach at a local underprivileged high school. I learned a lot, mostly about myself, during that semester. One aspect … Continue reading

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40 days and 40 nights

The number 40 was pivotal in the life of Moses. He spent his first 40 years living in the wealth and luxury of the Egyptian Pharaoh’s palace. He spent his next 40 in obscurity tending the sheep of his father-in-law … Continue reading

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