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Up to You

The college I attended as a young man was a collection of beautiful, red brick buildings built along the side of a hill. At the bottom of the hill was the closest town. Getting back to the dorms from town during the cold, Winter months was a treacherous trip even for...

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A True Love’s Gift

"For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people." Titus 2:11Most of us are very, very busy around Christmas time.Still there are those who apparently have too much time on their hands. On that list I would place the folks who have done the...

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Tearing Down Walls

In 1961, a ninety-six-mile-long wall was erected by the communist East German government to prevent residents of East Berlin from moving to West Berlin. The wall split families and friends for twenty-eight years and East German guards were ordered to shoot anybody who...

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Warm Socks on a Winter’s Day

When I was a boy the one Christmas present me and my brothers never wanted but always got was socks. Every year under the tree there would be a package of thick, white tube socks for each of us. They were always quickly stuffed in a drawer and forgotten about while we...

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The Way of Love

I Peter 3:10a "Whoever would love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil.... " (NIV)At the supermarket, I wheeled my three articles, precariously balanced on the front bar of my two-wheel, two-back-skids walker, into the last check-out aisle signed...

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What It’s All About

When I was in college I didn’t attend many football games. I didn’t go to many functions. I wasn’t to be found at the bars or parties either. When I wasn’t in class, my dorm room, or spending time with my friends there was usually only one place to find me: the...

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