Skin Deep


Hope Beyond Yonder

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 soldiers, especially the...

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Beneath the Cross of Jesus

Isaiah 43:1b-2a – Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. (NIV)"Tell me what your escape routes were," Rev....

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His Peace

John 14:27 – Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid. (NKJV)What comforting words those are, especially in these troubled times. About four years ago, my dear...

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Of Sharks and People

One man sat at a stop light. The woman in front of him was going through papers on the seat of her car, and when the light changed to green she didn't go. A green light is not a suggestion, you know, it is more of a commandment. But she didn't notice.When the light...

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The Bone

Hebrews 13:5 "Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you." NIV My five pound Yorkshire terrier, Sienna made me laugh the other day when I glanced up and saw her...

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