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
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
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
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!
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
By G.P. Avants “No temptation has taken you but that which is common to man, and God is faithful…when you are tempted, He will also provide a way out so that you can stand under it.” I Corinthians 10:13 Gassing up at Circle K is usually a no- brainer. Pay the attendant, pump the gas, and you are on your way. That’s usually how … Continue reading A Car Load of Pretty Women
By G.P. Avants “Be patient, then brothers, until the Lord’s coming. See how the farmer waits for the land to yield its valuable crop and how patient he is for the autumn and spring rains.” James 5:7 Everyone is familiar with the ‘eleventh hour’. That is usually when miracles happen and we are rescued from our hour of “doom”. What if the Lord chooses to … Continue reading 12:35