God Can’t Lie

"These two things are unchangeable because it is impossible for God to lie. Therefore, we who have fled to him for refuge can have great confidence." Hebrews 6:18 NLTHe spread the cell phone bill before her on the table. Earlier, he had perused the calls. He had his...

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Honesty — the Best Policy!

"Look at those who are honest and good, for a wonderful future awaits those who love peace." Psalm 37:37 NLT Being honest isn't easy or convenient.I had purchased a new pickup, and the payments were stretching my budget. After making one payment, I discovered twenty...

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What Goes Around, Comes Around

"An honest answer is like a kiss on the lips." (Prov. 24:26 NIV)It always pays to be honest.Even when you wouldn't have been caught anyway.Especially at Christmastime.Recently our female golden retriever paid a special visit to a male dog owned by a local golden...

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Life’s Lessons Recycled

Our family was Christmas shopping in the clothing department of a large department store when our nine year old son, Bradley, shouted, "Money!" Rolled up with a rubber band was a substantial amount of cash, apparently dropped unknowingly by its owner. The money had...

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While writing about the seven seven heavenly virtues, I was a little surprised the virtue of honesty is not on the "official list" passed down from the 6th century. You'll see why I wanted to deal with this, as it certainly is a worthy virtue to consider.I recently...

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