Category Archives: Persistance

Yoke

“For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11: 30   Got it. The work ahead Is plain to see; Some tell me: “If it’s meant to be, It’s up to me.” I grab the plow. My … 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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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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Faith Account and Balance

“This righteousness from God comes through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe.” Romans 3: 22 It wasn’t like waking up one morning and the whole world changed. On the contrary, I saw it coming. California, actually our nation … 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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These Boots Were Made for Walking

  “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news.”                                                         … Continue reading

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Audacious Grace (How Sweet the Sound)

“(They) continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus and much grace was upon them all.”                                             … Continue reading

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