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Honor, Courage, Commitment – What My Uncle Taught Me

I am thinking about my Uncle Tom on this Memorial Day. Yes, I had an Uncle Tom. I remember what kind of man he was and who he continues to be as he lives on in my cousins.  He was … Continue reading

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Don’t Ever Give Up

There is a bracelet I wear on my right arm.  People assume that because it’s blue it has to do with the Duke Blue Devils. Oddly enough no.   It has to do with another basketball team, and a coach who … Continue reading

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Learning Lessons from the Children on Prayer

I am impressed with the children of First Baptist Church in Newton. I sit in total amazement of what they are teaching me, and what I hope they are teaching the congregation.  The “Elementary Angels” Sunday school class (and yes, … Continue reading

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The Prodigal Son Returns

Luke 15:17-19 17But when he came to himself he said, “How many of my father’s hired hands have bread enough and to spare, but here I am dying of hunger! 18I will get up and go to my father, and … Continue reading

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