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Need for Fathers

In a Wall Street Journal article, James Wilson points out the urgent need in our society for families led by fathers: “An employed father helps persuade a young boy that getting a job makes more sense than hang...
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Dear Landlord

Here are some excerpts from actual letters sent to landlords. No wonder rent is so high. 1. The toilet is blocked and we cannot bathe the children until it is cleared. 2. This is to let you know that ther...
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The Power of Your Attitude

Stan Toler is a pastor and denominational leader who has unique insights about leadership, and in his latest book, The Power of Your Attitude (Harvest House), he counsels readers about ways to be happier and mo...
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Life

Erma Bombeck once wrote about what she would do differently If I Had My Life to Live Over: “I would have invited friends over to dinner even if the carpet was stained and the sofa faded. I would have eaten the ...
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When the Sermon Flops

In a recent article for Pastors.com, Brandon Cox talked about a particular sermon that fell flat – and why: “On a recent Sunday, I kind of bombed. Most of the congregation probably couldn’t tell; partly because...
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You just might be a Scrooge . . .

If you turn on the lawn sprinklers on Christmas Eve to keep carolers away -- you just might be a Scrooge If you buy all of your Christmas gifts at a store that also sells gas -- you just might be a Scrooge...
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Christmas

In the book Christmas Spoken Here (Broadman Press), John Killinger wrote: “One day I was staring through the window of a beautiful little Christmas shop. It was packed with Christmas items, even though Christma...
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Christmas carols

The singing of Christmas carols -- as we now know them -- was abolished in England by the Puritan Parliament in 1649 under pressure from Oliver Cromwell, England's "Lord Protector" who preached against "worldly...