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.

A Pinch to Grow an Inch

  By G. P. Avants     “Endure hardships as discipline; God id treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father?”                                     Hebrews 12: 7                     … Continue reading

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A Night in Sickbay

By G. P. Avants “Why is my pain unending and my wound incurable?”                                              Jeremiah 15: 18 Ah! I thought I had been in pain before. This was terrible! These nurses are supposed to be professionals. They were attempting to … Continue reading

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A Little Dirt Can’t Hurt but Clod Clobbers Can!

By G.P. Avants “If someone is caught up in sin, you who are spiritual should restore him gently.”                                     Galatians 6:1   “Put it down and nobody gets hurt.” “Yeah, but you’ve got that dirt in my eye!” “It was … Continue reading

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The Measure of a Failure

By G.P. Avants It’s Christmas Eve. Merry Christmas everyone. If you’re like our family, we start watching Christmas movies right after Thanksgiving. This year we have been a little slack on our flicks, but we started off with a classic. … Continue reading

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A Let it Be and See Story

By G. P Avants   “Whoever is thirsty, let him come.”                         Revelation 22: 17   Okay, here’s another confession. When I was a teenager I was really messy. When asked to clean up my room, it got done, but … Continue reading

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A Car Load of Pretty Women

By G.P. Avants “No temptation has taken you but that which is common to man, and God is faithful…when you are tempted, He will also provide a way out so that you can stand under it.”          I Corinthians 10:13 … Continue reading

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12:35

By G.P. Avants “Be patient, then brothers, until the Lord’s coming. See how the farmer waits for the land to yield its valuable crop and how patient he is for the autumn and spring rains.” James 5:7 Everyone is familiar … Continue reading

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