Category Archives: Patience

Patience…Please!!!

  Does anybody really like waiting?  Does anyone possess the patience one needs at every moment of every day?  I don’t!  Sometimes I’ll look at an article like this and scroll to the end to see how long it is … Continue reading

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How to Eat an Elephant

When Jesse Ventura became governor of Minnesota, on election night he recalls looking at his wife with the expression, “What did I just do?” I have no doubt that all the while he was campaigning, he was too busy to … Continue reading

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The Virtuous Woman

The following is an excerpt from the Advanced Bible Studies Series “PROVERBS,” which is available from Way of Life Literature.           This book, which has warned frequently of the danger of the strange woman and the … Continue reading

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Heaven in Your Home: Part Three (Guarded Gates)

The New Jerusalem “had a wall great and high, and had twelve gates, and at the gates twelve angels…” (Revelation 21:12).  This great city is perfectly square with each of the four walls having three gates, for a total of … Continue reading

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A Lot Can Happen in Three to Five Minutes

                         Here’s a very interesting concept to consider.  Our interactions with people can be positive or negative.  The person with whom you connected could walk away from the encounter being the better for it, while conversely, the same person … Continue reading

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Essentials vs. Non-Essentials

           So for those who have never heard the saying before, it goes like this:  “In the essentials…unity.  In the non-essentials…liberty.  In all things…love.”  This quote has become such a topic for debate among God’s people and in Christendom in … Continue reading

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Rejection Without Resentment

              Let’s face it, who wants to be told “NO!”  Not me.  I have a hard enough time asking people for things to begin with.  So much so that if I ask someone at work to do something for … Continue reading

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