#MyCountryTisOfThee: Long May She Wave

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I am very patriotic to my country and I will not hesitate to tell you. We always display the flag in our front yard on Memorial Day, Veterans’ Day and especially on the Fourth of July. Of all the songs written about the flag, George Cohan’s song, “You’re a Grand Old Flag” is my very […]

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Culture Watch Wednesday

“But now, O Lord, You are our Father; we are the clay, and You are our potter; we are all the work of Your hand.” – Isaiah 64:8 When I was in middle school, we were all given the same amount of clay to produce a pot but when we all finished shaping our pots […]

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#WhatIf: The world had more people like Thomas McMillan?

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When I think about Thomas McMillan, this scripture comes to my mind, “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves do not break in or […]

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#Resolve to make no more New Year’s resolutions!

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The history of celebrating New Year’s Day goes way back almost 3000 years ago beginning with the Babylonians but who can we blame for our tradition of making resolutions at the beginning of every year? This can be traced back almost 2000 years ago. I say “blame” because 2/3 of us break them in the […]

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#AdventLiving: The Message of Hope

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“Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call Him Immanuel” (Isaiah 7:14). “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us” (Matthew 1:23). There […]

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