November 10, 2014
by John Magsam
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Winter is coming

Go to the ant, O sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise. Without having any chief, officer, or ruler, she prepares her bread in summer and gathers her food in harvest. ~ Proverbs 6: 6-8. I am not an ant. … Continue reading

November 3, 2014
by Greg Moody
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Miracles

“Newly-Found Document Holds Eyewitness Account of Jesus Performing Miracle,” read the headline from worldnewsdailyreport.com. The story said a document was found in the Vatican archives in which a Roman historian chronicled a miracle being performed by Christ. For those familiar … Continue reading

October 27, 2014
by John Magsam
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En Garde

“Get your sword and meet me in the front yard,” is not a phrase that most 12-year-old girls hear on a fall Saturday morning. My daughter had been asking me for weeks to teach her to fence and today was … Continue reading

October 20, 2014
by Greg Moody
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Mom’s rant blasts the wrong dad

“We must learn to regard people less in the light of what they do or omit to do, and more in the light of what they suffer.” ― Dietrich Bonhoeffer “You dads have it easy. You don’t know what it’s … Continue reading

October 13, 2014
by John Magsam
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Talents and gifts

Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. James 1:17 I have few, if any, notable gifts or talents. I guess I’m sorta funny. … Continue reading

October 6, 2014
by Greg Moody
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Change

“But that’s how I was taught,” she says. “I realize in school they told you to do it, but it’s completely irrelevant now. In fact, it’s actually incorrect these days,” I say. “Well, maybe that’s your opinion since you design … Continue reading

September 29, 2014
by John Magsam
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Dusting off the old Bible

We had a few minutes to spare on Sunday morning, something pretty rare lately, so I went in search of my Bible. I was raised Roman Catholic so even after all these years attending Baptist churches, carrying a Bible still … Continue reading

September 22, 2014
by Greg Moody
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Truth

One of my guilty pleasures is Netflix documentaries. They’re the flame and I’m the moth. They’re guilty because I don’t simply watch any old documentary, I tend to watch ones that offer different opinions than my own. Sometimes it’s Bill … Continue reading

September 8, 2014
by Greg Moody
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Punishment

Go to your room. It’s not a phrase I have to use often and I’m thankful for that. My daughter rarely needs punishing, not that an 8-year old can get into much trouble. Instead of punishment I usually find myself … Continue reading