THE BEST MEDICINE

“But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful.” Psalm 68:3 In May/June of 2012 I was away for two months helping my sister Maxine recover from a shoulder replacement operation. Maxine and I are as different as peanut butter is from swiss …

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AM I CRAZY ENOUGH

Jesus replied, “What is impossible with man is possible with God.”  Luke 18:27 Well as usual I find myself at the last minute beginning a piece for the Encouragem.  I wonder sometimes if anybody reads what I write and sometime I am afraid they do.  The subject line is always …

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AND THEN I HELD LEVI

For the promise is unto you, and to your children, and to all that are afar off, even as many as the Lord our God shall call.  Acts 2:39 There has been a struggle within me to understand and beyond that, know in my heart, the truths others proclaim in …

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Snack Costs

My friends and I had joined a weight-loss organization.  At one meeting the instructor held up an apple and a candy bar.  “What are the attributes of this apple,” she asked, “and how do they relate to our diet?”  “Low in calories” and “lots of fiber” were among the answers.  …

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