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Not Worth a 20$ Bill

It had been difficult for her family back in the 1960's. Thus she arranged a part-time job at $20 per night to share her bed with strangers; she would receive enough money to feed her three children. But her world came crashing down on her when she found out she was...

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Remember the Scars

John Gordon was a respected general for the South in the Civil War. After the war, he was running for the United States Senate, but a man who had served under him in the war, angry over some political incident, was determined to see him defeated. Everyone knew this...

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Selfless Sacrifice

John 15:12-17 (NIV) says:"My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends. You are my friends if you do what I command. I no longer call you servants, because a servant does not know...

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State Bar Exam

A friend sent me the following report: "In California, more than 600 lawyer hopefuls were taking the state bar exams in the Pasadena Convention Centre when a 50-year-old man taking the test suffered a heart attack."Only two of the 600 test takers, John Leslie and...

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The Star in the Window

God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son. John 3:16During World War II it was the custom in the United States for a family who had a son serving in the military to place a star in the front window of their home. But a gold star indicated that the son...

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Beauty and Love

"Can I see my baby?" The happy new mother asked. When the bundle was nestled in her arms and she moved the fold of cloth to look upon his tiny face, she gasped.The doctor turned quickly and looked out the tall hospital window. The baby had been born without ears. Time...

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A True Winner

Craig Saunders wrote about an experience he witnessed when he attended a Special Olympics for the Handicapped where several people from his church were competing. He shared how in the 220 track race there was a very fast runner named Andrew who was 50 yards ahead of...

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