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9/11 and How We React to Evil

Fall is my favorite time of year. The cooler temperatures, football, the beauty of the Tennessee hills wrapped in the robe of autumn, and the approaching holiday season makes this a magical time of year. However, my love of Fall is always checked in the second week of September because it always marks the anniversary […]

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All Things New: Common English Bible Blog Tour

“Yes I’ll make a resolution That I’ll never make another one Just enjoy this ride on my trip around the sun” Written by Al Anderson/Steve Bruton/Sharon Vaughn Performed by Jimmy Buffett and Martina McBride Revelation 21:5b “Look! I’m making all things new.” CEB Lamentations 3:22-23 “Certainly the faithful love  of the LORD hasn’t ended;certainly God’s […]

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9/11 Plus 10

It is hard to believe that a decade has passed since those horrific events on September 11, 2001. I do not believe that it is cliché to say that our lives, as individuals, as communities, as a nation, and as a world, changed forever on that day. We all have stories on where we were […]

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>Humans and Monsters

>Two events in the last month have inspired me to write this blog. One is the shooting at Ft. Hood, Texas and the other is a local tragedy where a mother and her two sons were murdered when their house was set on fire in northern Giles County, TN. I am not going to get […]

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>Eight years later…

>It is hard t o believe that eight years have gone by since 9/11/2001. We all know where we were when those planes hit the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. We all still remember how our hearts broke when the towers fell. We knew that thousands had just lost their lives. Eight years later, […]

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