The Laundry Room Door

Someone Who Knows Us

Right after World War II, a U.S. Army officer and his wife were stationed in Japan. That country had been devastated by the war. The post-war economy was in shambles. Unemployment approached 60%. People came to the Army wife's door daily looking for work. One man said...

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The Wounded Sparrow

Cymonne Pyles, a vibrant, active child who loved gymnastics, cheerleading, and singing, began having headaches half way through her eighth year of life. As the pain in her head occurred with more regularity, her doctor thought it might be of the migraine variety or...

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The Church Organ

"(God) sees everything under the heavens." (Job 28:24 NIV)One of my favorite pastimes while at the seminary I attended in France was to play the church organ. As the student representative for the church's bookstore, I had a key to the church, and often, in the...

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On the First Day of December

On the first day of December, I joined the land of the living again after being almost completely housebound for the last few months due to a consolidated onslaught of several frightening illnesses all at the same time. I felt like a haircut would improve my looks at...

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Lord of All

"By his breath the skies became fair; his hand pierced the gliding serpent. And these are but the outer fringe of his works; how faint the whisper we hear of him! Who then can understand the thunder of his power?" - Job 26:13-14Hurricane Charley slammed into Florida...

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We Cannot Fathom God

"Can you fathom the mysteries of God? Can you probe the limits of the Almighty?" -Job1:7Antonio Stradivari was born in 1644, and established his shop in Cremona, Italy, where he remained active until his death in 1737. Stradivari made harps, guitars, violas, and...

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