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Not Uninformed

Not un

Dear Faith Family, But we do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, about those who are asleep, that you may not grieve as others do who have no hope,(1 Thessalonians 4:13). Should I cut the red wire or the yellow wire? Or maybe the blue wire?We've all watched with elevated blood pressure as ourfavorite charactercompetes with the clock todiffuse a bomb before it explod...

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The Second Time

Secind time

Dear Faith Family, Then the word of the Lord came to Jonah the second time,(Jonah 3:1). Preparation. Decoration.Vacation.Congregation.Movies or football?"That's easy" you say. Problem is that some of you whoansweredthat question very quickly are married to an individual who alsoanswered very quickly, "That's easy." Problem is that theychosefootball,and you chose movies. ...

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It’s Getting Later & Later in the Day

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Dear Faith Family, See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; andsowe are,(1 John 3:1). "It's getting later and later in the day!" Those words have been repeated over the years asmy wife's family anticipated being together for vacation. Translated: we will soon betogether.And,here we are in the midst of family enjoying the...

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Isn't There Anyone Who Knows?

Isn't there

"Isn't There Anyone Who Knows?" Dear Faith Family, And in the same region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord,(Luke2:8, 11). It wasapivotal moment in the movie. It wasapivotal moment in the history of movies. In fact, it wasapivotal moment inal...

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Gettin' Ready

Gettin

Dear Faith Family, A voice cries: "In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord; make straight in the desert a highway for our God,(Isaiah 40:3). The stockings were all hung by the chimney with care,The paint on the trim work is new everywhere.The hardwoods are sweptquitebeyond compare.The carpet is vacuumedandcompletely bare. The nativity scene can be seenallout there...

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Pass It On

Pass

"Pass It On" Dear Faith Family, And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnessesentrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also,(2 Timothy 2:2). The rain and the cold onlyreflected thecharacterof the cemetery that day. Colonel Sidney Crumpton almost didn't make theover two-hour trip. He was helping to officiate the funeral. Colonel Crumpto...

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This Is Love

This is Love

Dear Faith Family, In thisis love, not that we have loved God but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins,(1 John 4:10). You stop by the grocery store on your way home from the office.Waiting in line in front of you is a man with the biggest bunch of flowers that you've ever seen.In his other hand in a Hallmark card with a pink envelope.You ...

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Happy Thanks Giving

Happy thanks

"Happy Thanks Giving" Dear Faith Family, And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful,Colossians 3:15. Stable, attractive flooring? No problem. Secure sink on stable floor carefully bracketed to the wall? No problem.New faucettightly attached to the sink? No problem.Running water? No problem. Fully attache...

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The Eyes Have It

The eyes

Dear Faith Family, Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert,(Isaiah 43:19). It wasa couple of months ago (insert picture of tongue incheekhere)and I was back at the optometrist's officeto follow up on my "faulty" contacts. Problem: since my new contacts wereinstalled,I was n...

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Left Rear Tire

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"Left Rear Tire" Dear Faith Family, As far as the east is from the west, so far does he remove our transgressions from us,(Psalm 103:12). It all started with the TPMS. What's that, you might ask? The Tire Pressure Monitoring System.Apparently,I can search throughthedashboard settingson my truckandsee the exact air pressure in each of my four tires. Useful information wh...

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