Who Are Your Heroes?

My connecting flight to Birmingham, AL last evening went through Charlotte, NC. I was waiting to board when I heard them call for First Class passengers. I looked up and saw Jeff Gordon checking in. The gate attendant couldn't...

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Time for Spring Cleaning

Today is Earth Day. Let's start with some statistics: the Earth orbits the sun at a speed of 18.5 miles per second. That's fast. It makes a complete revolution every 365.25 days (explaining why we had a Leap Year this year). The...

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How'd I Get Here?

"Act wisely toward outsiders, making the most of every opportunity." Colossians 4:5 Two key words we are emphasizing this year are INVITE and INCLUDE. Getting plugged in and involved in church are essential to a positive...

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The Importance of Nouns and Adverbs

A school system in a large city had a program to help children maintain schoolwork while hospitalized for extended periods. One day a teacher was sent to help a boy who had been severely burned. She got his name and room number and talked with...

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