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School Time Already!

School Time Already!

What does this list mean?  August 3rd Buckingham, August 7th Charlotte, August 9th Prince Edward, August 15th Lunenburg, August 28th Cumberland.  Did you guess the first day of school?  If…

Excuses for Rejecting Eternal Life

Excuses for Rejecting Eternal Life

SluggardsLazinessProcrastinationExcuses Who among us has never used an excuse? Probably none!  What is an excuse?  Simply put, it is a fake, hollow statement given for not wanting to something, or…

Radical Inclusion

Radical Inclusion

In the early 1960s, racial tensions were at a great height, with sit-ins and demonstrations taking place around the country to protest segregation.  On May 6, 1960, President Eisenhower signed…

Let’s Have Fun

Let’s Have Fun

Too many people go around each day with sad expressions on their faces.  This reporter decided to brighten up her article of the week with a few jokes that friends…

Toes, Colons and G-brats

Toes, Colons and G-brats

Last week we went to the beach with the family and Grand-brats. It wasn’t a good time for us to leave but the house rental was paid last year and…

Reducing Stress and Finishing Well

Reducing Stress and Finishing Well

Beginning well is a momentary thing; finishing well is a lifelong thing.  Ravi Zacharias We all want to finish well.  So what hinders us from finishing well?  What obstacles must…

The True Shepherd Will Die for One Sheep

The True Shepherd Will Die for One Sheep

“What do you think? If a man has a hundred sheep, and one of them goes astray, does he not leave the ninety-nine and go to the mountains to seek…

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven

Leonidas, King of Sparta, was preparing to make a stand with his Greek troops against the Persian army in 480 B.C. when a Persian envoy arrived. The man urged on…

Moving Woes, Senior Citizenship, and Sailing

Moving Woes, Senior Citizenship, and Sailing

The grandbrats have moved closer to us this summer. We have been delighted to have them close but not too close, and are finding that we are in demand more…

I’m just not …

I’m just not …

Do you find yourself filled with self-doubt?  How would you describe yourself: overweight, boring, stupid, timid, or ugly?  Do you find yourself not able to accept your accomplishments?  Have others…