Category Archives: 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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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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Creation vs. Invention 

“Everything that God created is good, and nothing is to be rejected.” I Timothy 4:4 I love to watch shows about inventions and contraptions. It’s really pretty amazing to see where a lot of our modern conveniences got their start. … 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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You’re the Right Man for the Job

“Treat others the way you want to be treated.”                                            Luke 6:31               Have … Continue reading

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Dirty Camel Knees

  “It is by grace we are saved…not of works lest any man should boast.” Ephesians 2: 8-9   Camels may be smelly, stubborn and, boisterous but they are dependable. If you need an animal that will get you across … Continue reading

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A little dirt won’t hurt

  “Be we are not those who are draw back to perdition, but those who believe and are saved.”                                           … Continue reading

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