Masterpiece father's love letter

A guest post featuring Jamie from I can remember it clearly, sitting in the audience at Target Center, singing God’s praises along with thousands of others.  I was very excited about the opportunity to hear Danny Gokey perform as an opening act to Casting Crowns, as I’d been a fan of his work for…

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Peace, Truth, Anxiety & Fear

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Recently I decided to stop reading news headlines and as much as possible avoid the outrageous events and sound bites that permeate the internet.  What brought me to this point? Anxiety and fear. I was becoming fearful of the future, fearful of our government, fearful of people and just plain fearful. As I was praying about…

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What Is Occultism?

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I used to be an acupuncturist and a Reiki Master. During acupuncture school, my fellow students exposed me to many different things that were not part of our school curriculum. I encountered angel worship, Reiki, energy work, psychics, teachings of Abraham (not the one in the Bible), palm reading, tarot cards, divination with pendulums, and…

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“It Is Finished” Sculpture delivered to Anchor Baptist Church.

We met Rufus and Frances Ross this past summer at First Monday Trade Days. They knew when they saw “It Is Finished” in our booth that their church needed it in their new building addition. Rufus went back to Mississippi, presented the idea to several church members and they agreed to commission “It Is Finished”…

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Fun Facts About Valentine’s Day

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Fun Facts about Valentine’s Day St. Valentine’s Day falls on February 14th of each year. Although the name is Saint Valentine’s Day, most people refer to the day as Valentine’s Day or even the Feast of Saint Valentine. It was originally a day to celebrate Saint Valentinus, who performed weddings for soldiers who were not…

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Which would you choose?

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Predictable? or Unpredictable? I discovered this article in The Atlantic entitled, How Uncertainty Fuels Anxiety.  As I read this interesting piece, I realized just how strongly people dislike uncertainty or the unknown. Studies show that people would choose the predictable over the unpredictable, even if it is a predicted bad outcome. The article went on to…

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