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Discovering Love

How can two people who say they love each other so much that they will promise to forsake all others for their whole lives, come to the place where they get a divorce and don’t want to see or be reminded of one another?  The news is replete with stories...

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“Houston, we have a (Lying) problem!”

Just days after the voters in Houston, TX rejected a bill that would have forced public restrooms to allow men to use women’s bathrooms under the guise of somehow feeling ladylike that day, came this almost unbelievable story from that problematic city: “Two daycare workers have been fired for refusing...

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The Invitation

The Invitation

The invitation was hers, unmistakably hers.  She had it and held on to it.  Amazingly, it was from the King’s Son; a personal invitation: “Come to Me.”  It was almost too good to be true.  Why not accept it?  It was for her, just the way she was.  It had...

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Radical Christians to Campus Radicals

(The seventies was a time of unrest on college campuses and along with that were a lot of questions and searching. I was part of an evangelistic movement which involved holiness churches. The organization was called Overcomers and we promoted several rallies on university campuses. The following occurred in 1970-71...

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Desperate People

Clint (not his real name) showed desperation on several occasions in the time I knew him. He was a thirty something single father who had learned that his daughter was walking the streets of a southern city. He found a way to get her to our area. He fixed her...

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The Problem

One of the attacks on Kim Davis has been that she is a poor representative of her cause because of her past personal history. How can she assume to take some kind of moral high road on marriage when she has been such a poor example herself because of her...

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Reviving Hell, Reclaiming Heaven

It is not enough for abortion advocates to have been given some kind of right to snuff out the lives of pre-born humans. They want to silence those who oppose abortion, thus the buffer zones around abortion clinics. They also want everyone in healthcare to facilitate their practice and even...

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Soviet-era Compromise is Back

​​​​She sat in her classroom and listened with growing unease as the teacher spoke of the new plan the Soviet government had for schools. Among other education reforms was the mandate for the teaching that there is no God. It was part of Stalin’s first five-year plan, adopted in 1928....

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Cure for Tormented Souls

She had been a model saint for years, praying, faithful, living a holy lifestyle.  Yet in her last months of life she began to be fearful.  Had she done enough?  Was she really holy enough?  Had her commitment to Jesus really been total?  Instead of facing death with calm assurance,...

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