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LOVING TEDDY Miss Thompson taught Teddy Stallard in the fourth grade. He was a slow, unkempt student, a loner shunned by his classmates. The previ...
Scripture: Mark 5:1-5:20
The philosophy for dog obedience training has changed quite a bit in the last few decades. It used to be that many dog obedience schools operated by t...
Scripture: Hebrews 5:7-5:9
Tags: Love Of The Disciples
"The only lifelong, reliable motivations are those that come from within, and one of the strongest of those is the joy and pride that grow from knowin...
Contributor: Lloyd Dobens , Outreach, Inc.
Scripture: Romans 12:2
Tags: Christian Values
DRY WOOD: There is a difference between a dead saint and a dry saint. A dead saint is like a statue that never moves and eventually the pigeons will l...
Tags: Holy Spirit General
Criticism is always difficult to accept, but if we receive it with humility and a desire to improve our character it can be very helpful. Only a fool...
Scripture: Luke 23:34
“You don’t love me!” How many times have your kids laid that one on you? Someday when my children are old enough to understand the...
Love was the highest motivation, even among the Jews. We read in the Talmud: "What difference is there between one who acts from love and one who...
The story is about a man by the name of Larry Walters, a 33-year-old man who decided he wanted to see his neighborhood from a new perspective. So, he...
Scripture: Numbers 22:1-22:5, Numbers 22:1-22:22, Numbers 22:1-22:22, James 4:1-4:10, Numbers 13:1-13:20, [more]
Soren Kierkegaard, the Danish philosopher, told a story about a goose who was wounded and who landed in a barnyard with some chickens. He played with...
Swindoll notes "The Grace Awakening: But when “grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ,” a long-awaited revolution of the heart began to s...