Monthly Archives: February 2014

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Written on Feb, 17, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Have you ever heard that saying, “Misery loves company”? It seems crazy, but I think it’s true. Hurting people tend to hurt others. They are so miserable, for whatever reason, that they choose to live in a way that makes everyone in their path feel bad.Someone close to me is a manager at a big retail store. Every few months it …

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Written on Feb, 15, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

I believe that we are all born with natural gifts and talents. Growing up, my Mom owned and still owns her own sign business. Way back then, she hand painted everything. She can draw anything she sees. Now, it’s all computer graphic and vinyl letters, but she still has talent. Without it, she wouldn’t still be in business after over …

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Written on Feb, 14, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Today is Valentine’s Day here in the United States. It is a “holiday” where we are supposed to tell people we love them. I looked it up, but there are several ideas as to how and why this started.I think we should tell people we love them every day anyway. Showing them we love them is just as important. I believe …

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Written on Feb, 13, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

In our modern times, we have lost a great art form. Hand writing. Last year was my first Mother’s Day as a single mom. The staff at my church mailed out gift certificates for pedicures to all of the single moms, with a card. The card was hand written by my Pastor. He just said that they love me and wanted …

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Written on Feb, 12, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Being a Christian does not mean life will be perfect for you. If anything, it actually can cause you more trouble. See, if you aren’t a Christ follower, our enemy does not really need to bother you. He has you where he wants you. If you are a Christ follower, he can not have your soul, but he will do …

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Written on Feb, 11, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

A few months ago, a worship leader/ writer that I admire posted something on all of his social media sites that hit a chord with me. His name is Carlos Whitaker. (If you haven’t heard of him, check him out.)He said, “If Jesus had of been killed by an electric chair, we would all have those hanging around our necks.” That …

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Written on Feb, 10, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

My 16 year old son posted this picture on his facebook page:  I think this is so true for most of us. We give up too easily! Why? Life is hard. Things happen. However, we should learn from the past and apply it to our future. Giving up isn’t helping at all. Giving up is just a way for your …

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Written on Feb, 09, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Before you think I’ve lost my mind, let me explain. I do not believe that in order to be a “Christian” you MUST attend church every week. However, I believe there are several reasons why you should not be going.Here are my reasons for not attending church:1. If you are wanting to get “fed” there. Hearing a message at church should …

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Written on Feb, 08, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

Everybody has stuff going on in their lives, whether we realize it or not. Some people are vocal about it, while others choose to keep it to themselves. You just never know when you talk with someone what they are dealing with in their heart.So, I challenge you to encourage someone today! In Romans chapter 1, Paul said this, in verses …

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Written on Feb, 07, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

I believe  there are three types of seasonal depression people suffer with.1. Actual holidays 2. Actual seasons3. A period of time after the death of a loved oneHolidays:Valentine’s Day is a week from today. I have already seen my single friend’s posts on Facebook about how they are not excited for the day, or how they supposedly don’t care about that …

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