Author Archives: gpavants

About gpavants

I am a writer and a teacher. I feel my platform is to encourage people to live a life of faith.

Loving the Enemy 

  By G.P. Avants   I am watching a scene from the Mummy 2, that really has tugged at my heart and mind. Rick O’Connell and the Mummy, Imhotop are both clinging for life on the edge of a pit … Continue reading

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Chronolocity Vol 1: Meet Levy Roarke

Have you ever had a passion of something you feel called to do? You have the next great idea or you have a dream of doing something that will change the world? Then you know what making history means. Let … Continue reading

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When Words Aren’t…There 

  By G. P. Avants “In quietness and confidence shall be your strength.”                                            Isaiah 30:15      “There are … Continue reading

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“Can I have a word with a you?”

By G.P. Avants  Words are amazing things. They are powerful whether spoken, written, or even thought about. One of these days I would love to do a study of how words are real and living things, moreover how they remind … Continue reading

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Don’t Yank my Chain

“But now ask the beasts, and let them teach you; And the birds of the heavens, and let them tell you.                 Job 12:7    By G. P. Avants   Here we are … Continue reading

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We Have a Problem

“Therefore prepare your minds for action…”
                                        I Peter 1:13 Do you remember the movie about the real Apollo 13 mission? I think we have all heard or seen examples from this story. There was a problem: These three astronauts … Continue reading

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Forecasting The Sky

By G.P. Avants “We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure.” Hebrews 6:19 Meet Sky. She is the newest addition to our family. Our loppy floppy long-legged Teri-poo puppy came rip tearing into our lives. … Continue reading

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