Tag Archives: suffering

House For Sale: Must Love Snakes

If you’re thinking about buying a home in Annapolis, Maryland, don’t buy the one at 631 Truxton Road.  It’s a beautiful home on an acre of ground.  You’d probably like it very much, except for one thing: It’s infested with snakes. … Continue reading

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Seeking the Greater Good

How often do we misjudge suffering? How often do we beg God to deliver us from trouble without even stopping to consider that the greater good may be found smack in the middle of that trouble? For example… It would … Continue reading

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Handling Opposition

Dear Readers: This blog entry comes with a back story.  If you go back and look at the comments on yesterday’s blog entry (The Zimmerman Verdict), you’ll see that I got some hate mail.  The blog entry you are about … Continue reading

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1000 to 1 Odds? No Problem!

He was known as “the man of a thousand voices” because he gave life to so many of the superstars of the animated screen, including Bugs Bunny (“Eh, what’s up, doc?”), Daffy Duck (“Desthpicable!), Elmer Fudd (“Dat wabbit is a vewwy twicky wascal!”), … Continue reading

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The Best Medicine You Can Get Without a Prescription

Her life was marked by suffering. Her father died when she was nine.  At twenty she was diagnosed with a hereditary kidney disease that would eventually lead to kidney failure.  In 1991, she was found to have breast cancer and … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Fooled By the Smiles

Dust mites. They are arachnids, in the same family of bugs as ticks and spiders.  About 0.01 inch in length, you can’t see them with the naked eye.  If you could, you’d probably never go to bed.  That’s because the … Continue reading

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