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one of many reasons NOT to spoil your children

“Parents! if your children do not meet with a spirit of piety in your houses, if, on the contrary, your pride consists in surrounding them with external gifts, introducing them into worldly society, indulging all their whims, letting them follow … Continue reading

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This Year’s Resolution

This is another re-post. This time, the blog is authored by Paul Tripp. I thought it very appropriate considering the holiday today: “10,000 Little Moments Well, it’s that season once again. It’s the fodder for blogs, newspaper articles, TV magazine … Continue reading

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Fearless Confidence in the Lord

I came across this blog post this morning and it was so good that I decided to repost it here:   “You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.—Isaiah 26:3 … Continue reading

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Are you Ready for Christmas?

  “Are you ready for Christmas?” asked the barista as she prepared a warm, winter drink at my local coffee house. “No, not at all,” replied the customer. Then, while she waited for her drink, she went on to relay … Continue reading

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More Joy!

This article was recently written by a faithful Pastor shortly before he lost his battle with cancer:   More Joy   God has graciously given me 41 years to walk before Him (Gen. 17.1), to walk with Him (Gen. 5.22), and to walk after Him (2Kg … Continue reading

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Tikvah = HOPE (part 6)

HAPPY 1st BIRTHDAY!!   Well, the story of HOPE continues as our little girl, Tikvah Hadassah Kirkland, turns 1 year old today!   We were not sure that we would ever see this day, but we give all praise, glory … Continue reading

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Christian Voter, Are You Still Undecided?

As a Christian, I am not defined by political party affiliation. Rather, I am a follower of Christ. However, there are some stark contrasts in morality between the 2 ruling parties in our nation today. The Republican and Democratic parties … Continue reading

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God’s Glory IS our Greatest Good (part 2)

The account in Ezekiel looks at the same event (“the wilderness wanderings”), but provides a deeper insight into the mind of God. It helps to shed some light on God’s motives behind the situation: ” 6 On that day I swore to … Continue reading

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God’s Glory IS our Greatest Good (part 1)

As a New Testament believer, I had always assumed that the truth taught in Romans 8:28-29 was taught in Scripture as a New Testament principle: ” 28 And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who … Continue reading

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Entrusted with a Child’s Heart

In reading through a recent radio blog post, “Entrusted with a Child’s Heart,” from the radio ministry hosted by Nancy Leigh DeMoss (of “Revive our Hearts” ministry), I found the following excerpt incredibly helpful and practical: “Betsy Corning: The heart is depraved, … Continue reading

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