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PATCHING HOLES!

Once a young man was asked to paint a boat of an affluent man.  The young man got some red paint and brushes and began to paint the boat, as requested by the owner. While painting, he discovered a tiny hole in the ship’s hull and quietly fixed it. After completion of the painting, the young man received the money for the paint job and left. The boat’s owner showed up at the painter’s house…

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LESSONS LEARNED!

A Poor Young Boy and The Dog A few days ago I landed at the Bombay Airport (India) and took a cab to my scheduled destination in South Bombay. I was enjoying the busy traffic with people rushing in every possible directions then we got stranded at a very busy intersection. As we waited for the signal to turn green, my eyes met up with a poor young boy, about 12 years old. He removed…

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Understanding God through John 3:16

Understanding God. Just Say John 3:16. A little boy was selling newspapers on a windy Chicago corner. People went into and out of their houses and homes to get away from the wintry cold, hardly noticing him. The little boy was so cold that he wasn’t really trying to sell many papers. He walked up to a policeman and said, “Hey Mister, you wouldn’t happen to know where a poor boy could find a warm…

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Concerned

The godly care about the rights of the poor; the wicked don’t care at all. (NLT) -Proverbs 29:7 Righteous means to be morally right or justifiable. God’s view of what is “morally right” includes being concerned for the rights of the poor in our communities. He judges us by how we treat the most down and out in our society. Interestingly, in American Christianity we talk a lot more about righteous living that is inwardly…

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