Category Archives: endurance

Who I Call Friend

  “But I have called you friends…”  John 15:15    This short poem was written years ago after I learned that friendships come in all shapes and sizes. I had often seen friendships come and go and it wore on … Continue reading

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Is that Honey-coated Honeycomb with Hint of Honey Drizzle?

By G. P. Avants “Do you like honey? Don’t eat too much, or it will make you sick!”                                             … Continue reading

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Yoke


By G. P. Avants “For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11: 30     Got it. The work ahead Is plan to see. “If it’s meant to be, It’s up to me.” (That’s what they … Continue reading

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Can I Try That?

“But being examples to the flock.”                           1 Peter 5: 3 I love to see people of different races doing something together. To me this is cool stuff. Here’s an example. A young American girl befriends an Indian girl. She … Continue reading

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There is Never Wrong Time to Write Part 2  

  Writers do need time of solitary time to write. As a social person that part is tough. I give myself an hour a day during the week, a couple hours on Saturday, and take a break on Sunday. Sometimes, … Continue reading

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Trifecta Vs. Trifecta

The Human Race. We are all participating in this long distance race. It’s not a jog, or a sprint, it’s more accurately a grueling marathon. We all have to start it and finish it, no matter shape we are in. … Continue reading

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