Pastor’s Blog

Faithfulness is the Dependability of Life

If someone were to use one word to describe you, what do you think it would be?  I can think of no greater compliment than to be referred to as “faithful.”  The term faithfulness encompasses that which is stable, dependable, credible, loyal, sincere, truthful, and trustworthy.  The […]

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Faith is the Force of Life

Faith reminds me of the force of the wind. You can’t visibly see the wind, but you can see its impact.  You can hear it and feel its force, but you can’t stop it.  The wind can be a powerful, destructive force that devastates everything in its […]

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Experience is the Teacher of Life

Experience has been referred to as “the school of hard knocks.”  Take fire for example, some people will never have to experience the flames because they can learn by listening.  Curiosity drives others to get close enough to feel the heat, but wisdom kicks in and they […]

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Exercise is the Expansion of Life

Exercise is vital to your physical health and well-being.  Without physical exercise your muscles will atrophy and become inoperative. Someone said, “If you don’t use it, you’ll lose it.” When you exercise your mind through education and higher learning, you broaden your mental capacity.  When you exercise […]

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Excellence is the Goal of Life

Robert Watson Watt said, “The good is the enemy of the excellent.” The idea is that the day we settle for the average is the day we stop reaching for the best.  Excellence is the goal of a quality lifestyle.  Every sports record is the challenge of […]

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Etiquette is the Formality of Life

Etiquette is the rules and formality regarding manners that have been established as an unofficial requirement in our society. They apply to everything from table manners to the customs and traditions practiced in specific geographical locations.  To be successful, we need to understand what is socially and […]

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Envy is the Covetousness of Life

Envy is a spiteful attitude or feeling that can lead to covetousness. Covetousness is an inordinate desire to possess something that belongs to another person.  Credit cards are out of control in this country with people trying to keep up with the “rich and the famous.” Covetousness […]

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Enthusiasm is the Zeal of Life

Enthusiasm is an invigorating, animating energy that makes you feel inspired and alive. It produces excitement and vitality.  It will cause you to tackle almost anything with an “I know I can do this” attitude.  The person with a gloomy disposition will exist barely getting by, while […]

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Enterprise is the Entry of Life

Enterprise is an action word.  It is that “go ahead and make it happen” quality that causes entrepreneurs to achieve.  It is that daring, ambitious, bold initiative that causes us to take a risk and try something untried.  It is the aggressiveness that pushes us into an […]

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Dreams are the Seeds of Life

When God created humanity, He placed within man a special gift.  God gave each of us the capacity to use our imagination.  Imagination is the faculty in our soul that enables us to dream.  Usually, when we dream we hope to solve a problem, meet a need, […]

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