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St. Francis Never Said It

St. Francis of Assisi is often quoted as saying:  “Preach the Gospel at all times and when necessary use words.” The problem?  He probably never said it.

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Without Him

What Will You Do Without Him? Frances R. Havergal (1836-1879) I could not do without Thee, O Saviour of the lost! Whose precious blood redeemed me, At such tremendous cost. Thy righteousness, Thy pardon, Thy precious blood must be My … Continue reading

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A Doubly Better Version

Perfect love sometimes does not come until the first grandchild. ~Welsh Proverb That may not be the best theology. . .certainly perfect love always comes in Jesus. . .but something has happened to me that I’ve not ever known before! … Continue reading

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Screwtape Comments About Past, Present and Future

Today, I am recommitting to live primarily in the present with Jesus.  He is the eternal “I Am.”  Please read this amazing excerpt from The Screwtape Letters, by C.S. Lewis.  If you are unaware of this amazing book, you need to … Continue reading

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Weekend Getaway or Eternal Home?

Maybe you remember the great scene from the movie “City Slickers.”  Billy Crystal plays a middle aged urban dweller named “Mitch” and Jack Palance plays a gruff cowboy named “Curly.”  The movie is about city guys who need some perspective … Continue reading

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