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THE OLD MULE IN THE WELL!

Shake It Off, Shake Off Adversity How do you deal with life’s challenges? How do you handle adversity when it comes your way? How do you react when something is just not right, when it is not perfect? The Old Mule in the Well A parable is told of a farmer who owned an old mule. The mule fell into the farmer’s well. The farmer heard the mule ‘braying’ – or – whatever mules do…

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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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NOTHING CAN SEPARATE!

From her bedroom window, Rebecca eyed the children playing in the snow enviously. How she longed to play with them!“Now, Rebecca,” she remembered her father telling her that morning. “You can’t play in the snow today.” “Why not, Father?” Rebecca had asked. Every day, the neighborhood children gathered at a park just behind Rebecca’s house. “Just trust me, Rebecca. It’s not what’s best for you today,” her father had replied. At the time, Rebecca had…

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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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KIDS SAY THE DARNDEST THINGS!

What if you could stand next to King David’s Mom? What what you hear? What about Jonah or Moses? What would their Mom say to them as kids? Great Bible leaders and personages were once kids of course. Wonder what their life was like growing up. Noah and Other Bible Kids “Noah! No, you can’t keep them! I told you, don’t bring home any more strays!” Abraham! Stop wandering around the countryside and get home…

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Ecclesiastes Chapter 3: Part 1

Ecclesiastes Chapter 3.  A Time for Everything. There is nothing new under the sun.  To everything there is a season.  A time to weep.  A time to laugh.  Consider this: the author of Ecclesiastes offers us wisdom about life, about balance, about how to live life to the fullest and understand the meaning of life. ~ Solomon *** Everything Has It’s Place “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven:”…

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The Blood of Christ!

You may be asking, why do I have a bottle of Dawn dishwashing liquid as the lead picture on this blog? Dawn Ultra Antibacterial with 50% less scrubbing no less. Is it the green color? No. How about the picture of the Apple? No. Am I promoting the product? Definately No. Although it does work. I was washing the dishes this morning. Yes, I was using the bottle of the above picture. My mind was…

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Just Needed Someone Who Understands!

The Farmer’s Puppy Little boys and puppies are a great combination. Stories of a boy and his dog abound. They are often heartwarming and inspirational. This story of a farmer’s puppy and the little boy who wanted to help the little puppy is one of those encouraging stories. Puppy for Sale A farmer had some puppies he needed to sell. He painted a sign advertising the pups and set about nailing it to a post…

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Do you Carry an Umbrella?

Do You Carry Your Umbrella? Would you carry your umbrella in a drought?  As a drought continued for what seemed an eternity, a small community of farmers was in a quandary as to what to do. Rain was important to keep their crops healthy and sustain the townspeople’s way of life.  As the problem became more acute, a local pastor called a prayer meeting to ask for rain. Do you Have Your Umbrella? Many people…

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