A Sad Christmas

Stepping Stones

The Lord came to me like a dream oneday and asked, "why do you sorrow?"I answered, "Lord my life is so full ofpain, I can't face one more tomorrow." The Lord sat down beside me, andgently took my hand. He said, "Let meexplain to you and then you'llunderstand. Each...

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Call Upon My Name

The boy walked along the ocean shore... trying not to stray. He looked up to his Father, saying " Dad, I want to play."His Father looked towards him, love showing in his eyes. "Do what you want, my son... but do not leave my side.""I would never leave you daddy, I...

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The Dark Night of the Soul

If I remember correctly the following story is about William Cowper, poet and hymn writer, who lived from 1731-1800 in England.Cowper suffered fits of meloncholy and frequent attacks of spiritual despair which led to two suicide attempts. On one of these occasions...

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Michelle Akers

Michell Akers, a star of the USA women's soccer team that just won the World Cup, tells her story about how she and her team-mates won Olympic Gold:The Olympic podium is a moment many dream about. It is exactly as you imagine it. Almost surreal. Extremely emotional....

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Mt. Everest

As M. Dunham wrote, "Sir Edmund Hilary was the first person to conquer Mt. Everest. The first time he tried, he failed. He was knighted by the Queen of England, and at the gala occasion, on the wall behind the head table, was a huge picture of Mt. Everest. The people...

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The Presence of His Love

The passengers on the bus watched sympathetically as the attractive young woman with the white cane made her way carefully up the steps. She paid the driver and, using her hands to feel the location of the seats, walked down the aisle and found the seat he'd told her...

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