Tribulations at Work

Do I have to go to work? Bummer! I cannot wait to retire and be completely free. I still have twenty years before I can retire. Is there an early retirement?With such an attitude, will we be able to bless those at our workplace? We do have problems and adversity;...

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When God Hides

"But they didn't know who he was, because God kept them from recognizing him." Luke 24:16 NLT Hiding appears to be a normal part of life. Perhaps, it's a part of that sinful bent all people are born with. After all, hiding is the first thing Adam and Eve did after...

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Why Me?

It was many years ago. I was a college graduate with a degree but no job. My substitute teaching work had dried up and I was getting desperate. I had a family to feed and little money left.Fortunately, my oldest brother had been able to get me a job at the local...

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View on the Parking Lot

"Rather, it should be that of your inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is of great worth in God's sight." 1 Peter 3:4 (NIV)We were camping in the Fraconia Notch State Park in the beautiful state of New Hampshire. I had tried to find a...

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Through the Storm

"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight." (Proverbs 3:5-6 NIV)I recall a western TV episode, a family snug in their cabin, snow and wind whipping outside. The...

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