I was nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award!

Thank you, Emily from the Silence in Between inthesilencebetween.com for nominating for the Versatile Blogger Award. That really meant a lot to me. This is a chain blogging award for bloggers with quality content. The rules are pretty simple: Thank the person who nominated you. Link to the blog of the person who nominated you. Share 7 facts about yourself. Nominate [a whole bunch of] bloggers … Continue reading I was nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award!

Aborted  Temptations

By G.P. Avants “Whoever conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy.”                                                                                   Proverbs 28:13 Life is a precious thing. I believe that life initiates at conception and it’s really a miracle when life begins. However, there is a life that needs to be terminated. Before it even begins to develop it needs to be extinguished. Yes, I … Continue reading Aborted  Temptations

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                             You have to have heard this one on your birthday. Well, after you get the regular birthday song we use to … Continue reading A Pinch to Grow an Inch

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 put an IV in my arm but, it took numerous painful piercings to get it in.  I hate going to the hospital but, it was … Continue reading A Night in Sickbay

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 an accident. I was just messing around. I didn’t do that on purpose.” “It still hurts.” “Just put down the dirt clod, okay.” “Hmmmmm.” “It’s … Continue reading A Little Dirt Can’t Hurt but Clod Clobbers Can!

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. Honestly, I have never watched this film from beginning to end , but I am glad I finally did. It’s a Wonderful Life really is … Continue reading The Measure of a Failure

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 don’t look under the bed. That was a black hole waiting to suck up anything that got into its gravity well. My mom probably never … Continue reading A Let it Be and See Story