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Recognizing Mom

Ryder Haddock received an unexpected blessing in the mail a couple of months ago—his letter from the State of Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency informing him that he has been approved for


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Honor To Whom Honor Is Due

Mike Kehoe is a New York City firefighter. He was one of the first responders to the call on September 11, 2001 and went to the World Trade Center to rescue lives. As people were rushing down the stairs


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A Tomb Tells All

In the comic strip, Calvin and Hobbes, Calvin is at school, and his teacher is attempting to teach the class: She asked, “If there are no questions, we will move on to the next chapter.” Calvin raises his hand and says,


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To Boldly Believe

As I read the news this morning I saw that Stephen Hawking died. The renowned physicist was an amazing man. Now only did he have a brilliant mind, but he


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On Life Change

In his book Mere Christianity, (If you have not read it you should) C. S. Lewis writes:

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Making A Difference

Some times remind us more than others just how much we need to share the love of Christ. In the weeks since the school shooting in Florida that’s been weighing on my mind. It’s not just that


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Caring About The Job

Recently Christi and I joined one of those big discount warehouse clubs. When we stepped up to the customer service counter to pay and get our membership cards, we were assisted by a young lady wearing a sweatshirt that read,


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Making Shade

Warren Buffet said, “Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”
 
One of the things we all need to recognize is that we are

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Missing What’s Right In Front Of You

I’ve always been a packrat. I admit it. You’d think as many times as I moved in my first quarter century of life that I would’ve learned to pack light. But I have trouble

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Ready For The Harvest

A lot of my friends and I are going through some similar situations. Some of you have already been there and the rest of you


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