Archive | "Miscellaneous Wisdom"

12 April 2012 ~ 0 Comments

China – Then and Now

A friend of mine, Jason Stewart, sometimes refers to himself as a “binge blogger” in that he doesn’t write for a while and then binges on it. If that is my case, I have been on the wagon way too long. So welcome back and I’ll try to be more “socially bingeful” in the days [...]

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03 November 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Humor, Natalie, and a Really Good Thought

Just a great thought for today. Sometimes it helps to see life through a kid’s eyes. It might not be as bad as you think.
On my way home one day, I stopped to
watch a Little League baseball game that was being played in a
park near my home. As I sat down behind the [...]

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09 June 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Facts vs Feelings – Must It Be One or the Other?

Recently I saw Ken Davis, a comedian who was very good. Does many Fortune 500 companies every year. Has performed before US presidents. Funny, off beat, strong believer. A lot of humor I could relate to at my age. Good stuff. I bought some of his material at the end of his performance. Some DVD’s [...]

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26 May 2011 ~ 0 Comments

If You Don’t Like the Weather …

“Woodland Baptist Church is having church at 6:30 tonight. We have a basement if we need it. “
– Maurice Hays, pastor of the west TN church
What’s with all this weather? More than twice the number of tornadoes for the year already? FOUR TIMES the number in April! Hail breaking windshields in Dallas? Volcano erupting once [...]

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12 May 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Appetite for Approval … Howard Stern … Works-for-Love

I counseled a woman this week who blatantly stated that she is trying to do good things so, in her mind, Jesus would forgive her for divorcing her husband. I have sensed that kind of “works mentality” before yet never so clearly.
It is a mind set all of us face to some extent at some [...]

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03 March 2011 ~ 0 Comments

A God-Thought from WWII, So Relevant Today

Wisdom from the past, from a most courageous and God-fearing woman on God’s sovereign plan for our lives:
Every experience God gives us … every person He puts into our lives … is the perfect preparation for a future only He can see.
Corrie ten Boom
… with thanks from Jeanne Schroder across the pond

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12 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

DDIY: ‘Don’t Do It Yourself’ on These Items

Check out the article on what not to do by yourself. I guess some things are better left to the professionals. Make your own decision but it’s good food for thought.
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/40030192/ns/business-personal_finance/

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21 October 2010 ~ 0 Comments

The Thursday Quote of the Week …

For the next few weeks I will share with you some quotes I’ve discovered along the way. While I am not responsible for the accuracy of the quote, I will be faithful to give credit. I will let you know where I found it and who they say said it. How’s that for accuracy?! Anyway, [...]

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01 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

The Job Interview … Avoiding Ways to Blow It

The job interview can be unnerving to say the least. Here is a simple list of ways you can blow the interview and some comments on what to do instead. If you are ‘in the market’ for a job, let this article enlighten and encourage you.
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/38882416/ns/business-careers

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05 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

God’s Faithfulness Found in a Ferret Named Mo Mo

Brett and Beth Clark and their beautiful children are part of Team Bangkok, the LifePoint Church, Bangkok Campus that is getting off the ground these days. Beth has written a special story on their blog that will bless you. It involves the faithfulness of our Lord, one of the Clark children, and a special pet [...]

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