Category Archives: God

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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Mi Casa es Su Casa

“If anyone loves me, he will obey my teaching. My Father will love him and will come to him and make our home with him.” John 14: 23 Mi casa is su casa-my house is your house. Have you ever … Continue reading

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Rotten Fruit


By G. P. Avants “We are sure that we have a clear conscience and desire to live in an honorably in every way.” Hebrews 13:18   “Eh…it’s mealy. Is that the right word?” “Yeah, this apple is really dry. I’m … Continue reading

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Outfoxing the Foxes

By G.P.Avants “Catch for us the little foxes, the little foxes that ruin the vineyards.”                                                 Song of Songs 2:15 Sure they look cute and harmless. That’s what they want you to think as they eat you out of house … 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’s Never a Wrong Time to Write Part 1 

  By G.P. Avants   Do you get ideas that pop into your head at the most inconvenient times? I mean, ideas for stories or blogs? We don’t always have a computer handy when we are riding a bike, or … 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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