Archive for October 2019

A Sinner’s Lament

Dear Lord, guide my thoughts, my mind, and my heart. Take my hand and lead me in the path that I must go to serve You. Let me not move about aimlessly as a feather trapped in a gushing torrent of the winds. This world is far too treacherous to be left alone without You.…

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The False Narrative, USA

Even though the truth shall set you free, one must always be cognizant of the toxic atmosphere we’re experiencing. Yes, some of my views are based upon my realties and facts in evidence, still others will disagree, especially when my views might be considered disparaging to a country, ideology, religion, or other human distinctions and…

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A peek through the veil…

Preface: To write about such a subject one must be extremely prayerful. Likewise to use the Word of God in order to formulate your opinion places one out on a limb with God. Even though I am like a kid anxious to open his Christmas gift early, God places His veil where He deems necessary.…

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Stupid is as stupid does

(THIS IS NOT A SPIRITUAL ESSAY) This phrase was used in the movie called Forrest Gump. It was derived from an older statement, “handsome is as handsome does.” Ultimately it comes down to one that we all know which is, “beauty is only skin deep.” Real beauty is not just a pretty image but along…

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Disparity

Disparity among people is one of the most troubling things about our society. There are those that have so, so much and yet those who have almost nothing at all. When you look at wealth distribution, the top 1 percent of households in America own more wealth than the bottom 90 percent combined. This is…

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AMERICA

We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of Liberty to ourselves an our prosperity, do ordain the establish this constitution for the United States of America. -Preamble to our…

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Through the Eyes of God

Most believers have heard of the phrase: “What would Jesus do?” There is even an acronym that we have adopted, WWJD that makes it quick. The point is to try to imagine what Jesus would do in any given situation that one faces in life. Since we believe Christ was the only human on earth…

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When bad things happen

As you go through life you will notice that both good and bad things happen. No one is immune to the forces of life itself. Even with the best of planning you can’t predict exactly when or what life will unfold. But one thing is certain; you will have to find a way of dealing…

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Who are we?

In society people have to learn how to live amongst each other for their common good. Therefore each of us has a responsibility to one another. My role is to do everything possible to add to the good of others rather than taking away something that might cause them harm. If everyone were more considerate…

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Humility

Humility is the quality of being humble. Humble means to show a modest or low estimate of one’s own importance. Furthermore it means to be meek, respectful, submissive, self-effacing, or the opposite of being prideful or overbearing. There is a lot to unpack about this quality so let us start with how we might personally…

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