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My Mother’s Eulogy

My Mother’s Eulogy

My mother, Delores McCranie, passed away on Wednesday, May 23rd while at the beach with some friends.  She was 78 and in declining health. The following is the eulogy I wrote and read at her funeral.  I wanted to share with you, my friends, exactly who my mother was...

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The Abiding Believer

The Abiding Believer

"If ye keep my commandments, ye shall abide in my love; even as I have kept my Father's commandments, and abide in his love" (John 15:10).  Jesus faithfully obeyed every commandment of His Father and He called that abiding. Some Christians think they can pick and...

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Well Meaning Nazis

Well Meaning Nazis

The following is from RC Sproul, Jr.  It is sobering picture of what is happening within the wide defines of Christianity regarding our relationship, acceptance and partnership with Catholics, Mormons, the Emerging Church, etc.  Read and carefully consider the truth...

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Our Misplaced Focus

Our Misplaced Focus

From Oswald Chambers: We look for visions from heaven, for earthquakes and thunders of God’s power (the fact that we are dejected proves that we do), and we never dream that all the time God is in the commonplace things and people around us. If we will do the duty...

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From Justus:  “Don’t Waste Your Life!”

From Justus: “Don’t Waste Your Life!”

y son Justus showed me the following video. He said it has made a profound impression on him, and I can see why. Powerful stuff. I have included the lyrics for those dinosaurs out there, like me, who find rap hard to follow. Listen, be challenged, and enjoy …

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Maintaining the Presence of God

Maintaining the Presence of God

This is exactly what I needed to hear today. It is from the late David Wilkerson. God attaches a condition to His presence in our lives and it is found in 2 Chronicles 15.  In the previous chapter, King Asa had led the armies of Judah to a great victory over...

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The Human Side of the Nativity

The Human Side of the Nativity

Recently I have been pondering the events surrounding the birth of Christ.  The Nativity, as it is known. But I have not been pondering the stuff we preach about every December.  You know, the supernatural side of that birth, the star in the sky, the annunciation of...

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“I know your works, that you are neither cold nor hot. I could wish you were cold or hot.  So then, because you are lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will vomit you out of My mouth. Because you say, ‘I am rich, have become wealthy, and have need of nothing’—and do not know that you are wretched, miserable, poor, blind, and naked.”

Revelation 3:15-17