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SHES’ Hope

SHES

Of all of the stories and photos the last 48 hours the one that stands out to me was an interview a news channel conducted with Darrell Scott, the father of Rachel Scott. You will recall Rachel was the first murder victim in the Columbine High School shootings.

In the interview Mr. Scott was asked how long it took before life started to feel normal: “After about 2-3 years. But I think about Rachel every day and miss her every day. But even though I have not forgotten Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on December 16, 2012 in God's Forgiveness

 

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Sweet Revenge?

revenge is sweet

Last week I wrote about resentment and forgiveness (http://wp.me/p1QSbw-7B) – this is part 2 about revenge and forgiveness.

I like to read signs outside of churches for their charming, sometimes funny, sometimes poignant messages.  Here are a few memorable ones:

  • “Free trip to Heaven; details inside”
  • “Prevent burning – get some Son protection”
  • “Life has many choices. Eternity has two. What’s yours?”
  • “Salvation: Free – Eternity in Heaven: Priceless”

One of my favorites Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on September 23, 2012 in God's Forgiveness

 

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Irreconcilable Differences?

family fued

North Point is currently doing a series on a subject we all can relate to – family. This link also has discussion questions if you want to do a study with your small group: http://www.northpoint.org/messages/future-family.

It was the 4th message that really caught my attention. In this message Andy describes a state most of us have come to at some point in our family lives – a point where we tell ourselves a lie about family – “I don’t care.”  For example: Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on September 13, 2012 in God's Forgiveness

 

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Guilty as Charged?

We all do it.

We all are harder on ourselves than anyone else – we don’t give ourselves a break. Maybe one of the most extreme cases I have heard about is the story of Donnie Moore.  Twenty five years ago today the California Angels were 1 strike away from advancing to their first-ever World Series. Moore gave up an HR to Dave Henderson allowing the Boston Red Sox to come back and eventually win the game Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on October 17, 2011 in God's Forgiveness

 

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