Monthly Archives: August 2011

Are You Still Listening?

  My computer is connected to an internet radio station. This enables me to listen to my favorite gospel music while I work at my desk.   After awhile, a note comes up on my screen that says, “are you still … Continue reading

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I Have to Have a Plan

Noticing that it was approaching lunch time, I looked down at what I was wearing to decide what I’d eat on my hot dog. I know that sounds funny, but I’ve never been the neatest person in the world. If … Continue reading

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A Cure for Headache & Stiff Neck

Having a headache with a stiff neck is fairly common. When your neck is stiff, it makes your head hurt and when your head hurts, it makes your neck stiff! Whichever happens first, the end result is the whole body suffers. The … Continue reading

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Did You Know That GOD Sings?

  My best friend, Celia, loves to sing.  You can tell when she is enjoying herself because she will begin to hum then break into song!  Singing can be an expression of heartfelt joy!  Did you know that God sings?    … Continue reading

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The Ministry Found in Loving Self

The world has turned ‘self’ into a life style.  Self-worth, self-esteem, self-respect; it’s all about ‘me’.  According to the world, if I understand the importance of ‘self’, I’ll be successful and nobody can tear me down.  Surprisingly, God also thinks … Continue reading

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In the Bottom of the Basket

Have you ever noticed that there can be one thing in the daily wash basket that keeps getting shoved to the bottom? Obviously, there are articles of laundry that MUST be washed and returned for use; like socks and towels. … Continue reading

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What Will They Say About Me?

  Being the Pastor’s secretary meant that I had to attend many of the funerals that the Pastor was called upon to officiate over.  Of course, most of the funerals were for church members or their family. But, Pastor was … Continue reading

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Oh yeah? Well, WORD!

When I was a kid there was a saying, ‘sticks and stones may break my bones, but words can never hurt me’.  Cute song but, it isn’t true.  Words can not only hurt, they can leave scars that can affect … Continue reading

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Who, ME?

A dear friend of mine told me that as a young woman, she had stopped going to church for awhile because somebody in her church had been a hypocrite.  She said she had decided that if ‘that’ was what being a … Continue reading

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Lead? Me? Are You Kidding?

Moses was a great leader. The Bible says he talked to God “face to face” (Exodus 33:11). After Moses’ death, Joshua was chosen by God to lead the nation of Israel. Can you imagine trying to follow in the footsteps … Continue reading

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