Category Archives: salvation

He Sees my Sea Star on the Sea Shore

By G.P. Avants The ocean turned And scraped us all From the sandy bottom. One of countless Sea stars Flung, On a barren beach One Autumn. Helpless we blindly-stared Face downward Gasping for life-giving Water to breath. Fallen sea stars, … 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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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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The Dead Flies: One Step Ahead of the Zombies (An allegory)

Disclaimer: Things change and that is constant. The Lord has put on my heart to take on less things and put my best into a few things. With that thought I began digging around in some of the old stories, … Continue reading

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