Category Archives: Jesus

The Super Fruit of Patience

  By G.P. Avants   “But let patience have its perfect work that you may be perfect, lacking nothing.”                                           … Continue reading

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The Super Fruit of Gentleness 

  “Let your gentleness be known to all men. The Lord is at hand.”                               Philippians 4: 5     Last time we spoke about the term super fruit. These are fruits that are highly nutritious and provide your body … Continue reading

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Taylor-Made Religion or Relationship?

  Please don’t ask me how many religions there are in the world? I bet there as many as there are opinions of who God is and how to we can get our ticket to Heaven. Religion really is technically a … Continue reading

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The Back 40

    “We are the clay, you are the potter; we are the work of your hand.”                                                                         Isaiah 64:8 “Somebody sure took a lot of time and care to get this golf course looking good.” He said. “It’s almost … Continue reading

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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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Clanky Lanky Lane

This poem is part of the first collection of short stories I did almost 20 years ago. I dedicate this to all of those who are going through a major change in their lives.  Seasons don’t last forever, but the … Continue reading

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Was I Clear or Did I Babble On?

  Why do we have so many religions in the world and yet only have one God?  Every one of them states that they are the way to Heaven and eternal life or a version of a blissful everlasting life. … Continue reading

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