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Community

I am late in posting today because I went out for breakfast with two men who are my closest friends in the world.  Our time together on life’s journey began 30 years ago this fall when we all lived together … Continue reading

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Highs And Lows

Our journey is filled with these…moments where things are good, we are strong, confident, faithful and filled with hope and joy – Highs.  We also have moments of fear, concern, sadness that are filled with despair – Lows.  Every life … Continue reading

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Friendship

We need good friends as a part of our journey.  True friends, not the ‘how you doing’ people we pass and never take time to sit and listen to how they really are doing.  Friendship is a commitment to the … Continue reading

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Choose How You Will Respond

With every situation in life we are given free will by God which means we choose how to respond to what other people do or say.  This freedom also means we are accountable and responsible for our response even if … Continue reading

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Friends

Throughout our journey in life out of all the places and people we will encounter there are only a few who will last as our true friends through it all.  These are the few who know us better than any … Continue reading

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True Friendship

The words of Jesus as recorded in the Gospel according to John… “My command is this:  Love each other as I have loved you.  Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends. … Continue reading

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Friends and Faith

“Brothers, if someone is caught in a sin, you who are spiritual should restore him gently.  But watch yourself, or you also may be tempted.  Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. … Continue reading

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Friendships

Being a friend means listening…just listening. Being a friend means putting the needs of others before your own. Being a friend means making time to be together. Friends can share thoughts…thoughts about dreams and goals as well as disappointments and … Continue reading

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The Heart Of It All – Mission Trip “Breaking Down Barriers”

Everyday we all want to be doing something that is significant to somebody somewhere in the world. Whether it is volunteer work or our everyday job.  Many times we come upon a barrier of some sort that slows us down … Continue reading

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Friends and Friendships

I read a quote on a P.S I Love You poster hanging on the wall, it states: “Friends are like a beautiful garden.  They require regular care.” How true that is.  Friends are very much like a garden. You could … Continue reading

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