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O God, you are my God; earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land where there is no water. Psalm 63:1 (ESV)   The wilderness of Judah is where David pens this Psalm. He is earnestly (serious intent) seeking (chasing) God because… Read More


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  At the age of five I was at the Baptist church every Sunday, sitting in a circle with ten other friends eagerly waiting for the week’s story to be placed on the green flannel graph board.   The teacher placed Noah on the board with a big ark as she taught us about his… Read More


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  Work willingly at whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people. Colossians 3:23 NLT   Have you played the game Would You Rather?   Would you rather have no cell phone or no internet? Would you rather live in Antarctica or the dessert? Would you rather go… Read More


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  Moviegoers turned out en masse to see the sadomasochistic love story “Fifty Shades of Grey” over the Presidents’ Day weekend, delivering a triumph for Universal Pictures and potentially altering Hollywood’s approach to sex. Barnes, B., & CIEPLY, M. (2015, February 15). In a Shift, ‘Shades’ Dominates Box Office. Retrieved from nytimes.com   Some might call this… Read More


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  “…let us throw off everything that stands in our way. Let us throw off any sin that holds on to us so tightly. Let us keep on running the race marked out for us.” Hebrews 12:1 (NIrV)   I am not a runner, but I love to walk. There is nothing better than “throwing… Read More