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TAKE A BREAK

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Every now and then, we just need to slow down and take a break – let our souls catch up with us.  I’m taking a break here at True West Coffee shop on Main Street.   Years ago, there was an English man who took a safari, deep into the heart of Africa. He hired a...

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FOOD FOR THE SOUL

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Years ago, in a small town, a man wrote a letter to the editor and said, “I’ve been going to church for some 30 years and listened to some 3,000 sermons, but for the life of me, I can’t remember any of them. I think I’ve been wasting my time, and preachers have been...

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A GREAT SERMON WITHOUT SAYING A WORD

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Years ago, there was a country preacher who had a new parishioner coming to church.  He came for several months without missing, and then for 3 Sundays in a row, he never showed up. The preacher made a visit to his house and found him sitting in front of a roaring fire, pulled up a chair...

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ARE YOU LOOKING FOR SOMETHING?

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Years ago, there was family that was leaving Walt Disney World and began cleaning up the hotel room and throwing things away. They got on the bus and were headed to the airport, and that’s when they realized that the husband had thrown his wife’s engagement ring, wedding ring, and...

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All is Forgiven, Please Come Home.

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Years ago, a man names Ernest Hemingway wrote a story about a young boy named Paco and his father, who had a falling out.  Paco ran away from home.  His father desperately wanted to find him, bring him back, and forgive him. He searched all over Spain, but without any...

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YOUR NEXT TEST

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This is the time of year when there are lots of exams, lots of graduations.  Years ago, in the state of Texas, there was a student named Steve, who took a class in logic. It was the hardest class in the entire college, and everybody knew it.  The professor was merciful, however, and...

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A MOTHER'S DAY MIRACLE

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This coming Sunday is Mother’s Day, a day in which we honor moms around the world. Years ago, in Anaheim, California, there was a Mother’s Day miracle.  Mavis Jackson, originally from the Midwest, moved to California, and every day she would walk past Robert Schuller’s...

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TAP INTO THE POWER!

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Years ago in the hills of Tennessee, there was an elderly woman who lived by herself in a small cabin. The electric company noticed that here electric bill was extremely low. So, they thought there might be something wrong, they sent an electrician out there to check on it. He checked it...

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Married to the Wrong Man 7 Different Times

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Have you ever asked God for something, and God says, “No”? We need to trust the Lord, that he knows what’s best for our lives.  Ruth Graham once said, “If God had answered all of my prayers the way that I wanted them answered, I would’ve been married to the...

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When God Told Garth Brooks No!

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People say that God answers our prayers in 3 different ways. Sometimes God says, “yes,”  sometimes God says, ”not yet,” and then sometimes God says, “no” for our best in life. Garth Brooks wrote a song years ago, called “Unanswered...

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