What Lasts Forever

Creatures of Hope

It is almost Groundhog day as I write this. That is the day when all of America watches as two men in top hats and suits from Victorian England reach into the ground and pull out a giant rodent to find out if it will see its shadow. If Mr. Groundhog does see it then...

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Seeds of the Kingdom

"The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance." (2 Peter 3:9, NIV2)I was young and completely satisfied with my church. Characterized by...

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What Price Will You Place on Hope?

What price would you place on hope?" By Bob Perks It was preview day at the fair. In the many years that I have been going to the Bloomsburg Fair, I have never attended it on preview day.It's the Friday before the official opening most of the vendors are open, there...

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Loop DE Loop

1 Thessalonians 5:8 "But since we belong to the day, let us be self controlled, putting on faith and love as a breastplate, and the hope of salvation as a helmet." NIVFrank was enjoying his gallop along the winding road every bit as much as we were. The evening...

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Hope Beyond Yonder

How Can I Conquer my fears?While visiting Hopewell Furnace in Pennsylvania, we encountered a gentleman disguised as a union soldier. He explained that the Civil War took quite a toll on the soldiers. Most of us don’t spend much time dwelling on our eventual death, but...

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