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Words…

In elementary school when a classmate would say mean things to another student the recipient would often respond with, “sticks and stones will break my bones, but words will never hurt me!” Little did we know how untrue that little … Continue reading

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Don’t confuse me with the facts…

One of the things I keep hearing when discussions turn political, is how divided the people of America have become along political party lines. When I discuss this with people who identify with Democrats, it’s all president Trump’s fault for … Continue reading

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Politics & Honor…

Read – 2 Samuel 15 Focus on verse 4-6 In today’s political context I suspect it would be somewhat of an anomaly to find a truly honorable politician, though I believe such creatures do exist. The reason it is nearly … Continue reading

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Honor…

Read – 2 Samuel 9 Focus on verse 1 True honor is becoming a rare commodity in our culture. The honor we often see today is typically not offered unless there is some value in doing so to the one … Continue reading

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Wise Politician?

Read – 2 Samuel 3 Focus on verse 36-37 The term “wise politician” may seem a little like an oxymoron in the current arena of American politics, however, I suspect that amidst all the corruption that is becoming evident, there … Continue reading

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Transition of Power…

Read – 2 Samuel 2 Focus on verse 8-11 Historically, transitions of power are almost always accompanied by conflict, and very often by bloodshed. The concept of governments changing hands in a peaceful and honorable fashion would seem to be … Continue reading

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It takes two…

Read – 1 Samuel 22 Focus on verse 17 When our boys were younger there would periodically be disagreements, which occasionally would escalate into what one might call a fight. Typically, when it escalated to the point of violence we … Continue reading

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