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How I Got by with a Lot of Help from My Friends

Many of you know that my father took a horrible fall last summer and we weren’t sure he’d survive the emergency neurosurgery that spanned the night, let alone ever recover well enough to live on his own again. I felt … Continue reading

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Helping Those in Need: how to tell the difference between gospel and gospel-plus

Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people … . (Galatians 6:10.) ***

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Never Asking For Help Is Not OK

A show of hands, please: who needs help a lot more than they’re willing to ask for it? My hand is up, too, because my default mode looks like this: Here’s a thought: let’s ask for help anyway. What’s the … Continue reading

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How To Comfort Those Who Are Hurting

What doesn’t kill a person might make them stronger, but sometimes it doesn’t. Sometimes it just hurts, discourages, weighs them down. God wants you to do something about it. He wants you to do for hurting people the same as he’s done … Continue reading

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There Are Just Two Types Of Women In The World

[Updated from the archives.] *** There are two types of women in this world: those I know and those I don’t. Women I don’t know In 2012 The Independent ran an article on the conditions women face around the world. … Continue reading

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