Friday, January 19, 2018

The Importance of Time With Our Children  

FCM spending time with children

A young girl has passed away and is in Heaven.  She has asked to return to earth for one day – her 12th birthday.  Her wish is granted.  Imagine you are standing with her during her visit.

She stands in the middle of those she loves — her mother stands in one corner, her father in another corner, her brother … Read the rest...

Don’t Change History



Today I went to visit the new World War II Memorial in Washington , DC . I got an unexpected history lesson. Because I’m a baby boomer, I was one of the youngest in the

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[Podcast] Holy Day vs. Holiday

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We ought to obey God rather than men

“We ought to obey God rather than men.”

This is a statement that was read over the PA system at the football game at Roane County High School, Kingston, Tennessee by school Principal Jody McLoud, on September 1, 2000.

“It has always been the custom at Roane County High School football games to say a prayer and play the National

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Encouragement for Homeschool Moms

July 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Articles, General Christian Articles

from Patti Love Johnson

O.K. You began homeschooling with shaky knees, much prayer, and tentative high hopes about being able to do more and go farther in the educational and character development of your child than the current educational alternatives.

The first thing you noticed was you actually enjoyed your children when you planned time to focus on them. They Read the rest...

Under His Wing…

An article in National Geographic several years ago provided a penetrating picture of God’s wings…

After a forest fire in Yellowstone National Park, forest rangers began their trek up a mountain to assess their inferno’s damage. One ranger found a bird literally petrified in ashes, perched statuesquely on the ground at the base of a tree. Somewhat sickened Read the rest...

St. Paul’s Letter to the Corinthians Paraphrased

Though I teach in ways that are pleasing to the administrators, but do not have love for the children, I am no better than a foghorn or a loud speaker.

And though I am proficient in the science of pedagogy, and hold certificates in all advanced degrees, but do not love my pupils, all of my degrees Read the rest...

Spiritual Olympics – Olympic Christians

by Dr. Carl Selzer

Philippians 3:12-14

  1. Their mindset is to win no matter what obstacles come before them. They don’t always win every race and sometimes fail badly.
  2. They are people of courage.
  3. They enjoy what they are doing, and others know it.
  4. They sometimes have great struggles and challenges in their lives.
  5. They don’t give up.
  6. They are goal
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Psychology Redefines Religion

In the spiritually challenging decades between the two world wars, World War I and World War II, psychiatry and psychology grew by leaps and bounds.

It was an era when fear and pessimism had engulfed the globe. An era when poison could masquerade as medicine.

John Dewey, an adherent of psychologist Wilhelm Wundt, and the man who Read the rest...

A Modern Christmas Carol

The story of Scrooge that Dickens told
Has a lesson we need, but the story is old.
What we should do is try to run
A new tale of Scrooge for the year ’71.

For our modern Carol, our “Scrooge” must be new.
Let’s say, just for fun, that the new Scrooge is you.
He works in an
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