Tag Archives: Faith

Lessons from the John Deere Tractor Book

While studying my John Deere tractor book (see pic), I was reminded of a couple of biblical truths that we too often forget or neglect. The first has to do with community and the reality that each person is part … Continue reading

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God’s Love

Our understanding of God and His character is a never ending journey. You need to know that I am still processing the implications of a demonstration of truth discovered this morning. I was reading in the book of Joshua this … Continue reading

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Reckless Words

Be quick to listen and slow to speak. Think before opening your mouth to offer an opinion. Think about the implications of what you are about to say. A word spoken in anger or without consideration of what you are … Continue reading

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Family Life Ephesians 5:22 – 6:4

This passage too often is quoted only for the wives submitting to their husbands. In a healthy home life, the husband has created an environment where the wife willingly submits to the wisdom and loving care of her husband. To … Continue reading

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The Path of Wisdom

The next series of postings will be reflections that I would pass on to my children and grandchildren. They are components of a compilation of wisdom observations that my son-in-law requested I put in writing to pass on to him … Continue reading

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Placement of Trust

Question of the day … Am I trusting in my own efforts or in God who is sovereign of the universe? Answer: Yes and Yes. I find myself living on both sides of this question depending on the area of … Continue reading

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The Path of Life

This has been a difficult year due to the deaths of both my dad (January ’07) and mom (May ’07). Experiencing all of this in the space of four months has given me new insights into the mourning process. There … Continue reading

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