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Keeping The Faith: Fight Like A Butterfly

Decades ago, while speaking of an upcoming championship bout, Muhammad Ali constructed a poetic couplet of epic proportions. With glitzy words corresponding to his style both in and out of the ring, “The Greatest” claimed he wo...
 
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Amish Men, Amish Event, Amish Hats
Amish Men, Amish Event, Amish Hats
Amish Men, Amish Event, Amish Hats

Keeping The Faith: You Will Be Blessed

I’ve made a habit lately of studying the Amish. I use the word “study” loosely as this is not a simple curiosity of mine or some kind of theological experiment. My exploration flows out of a deep respect and admiration for thei...
 
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Bible, Religion, Hebrew, 10 commandments
Bible, Religion, Hebrew, 10 commandments

Keeping The Faith: A Garden In The Wilderness

More than a decade ago, former Chief Justice Roy Moore of the Alabama Supreme Court installed a massive granite monument inscribed with the Ten Commandments in the rotunda of the Alabama State Judicial Building. Two years later...

 
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internet

Keeping The Faith: Who You Really Are

I received a mystery package recently, opened it up, and discovered a popular appetite suppressant inside. Sprinkle this magic powder on your food, the included literature instructed, and allegedly it would cooperate with your ...
 
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Jump
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Keeping The Faith: Don’t Jump

There’s a proverb that says if you love something, let it go. If it returns, it’s yours. If not, well, it never belonged to you in the first place.
 
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Spring
Spring

Keeping the Faith: Seasons Change

I was told some decades ago that my life would pass like the seasons of the year. With life-expectancy hovering at roughly around eighty years, my wise counselor said that we can divide our lives into four seasons of twenty yea...

 
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Image Rut+in+the+Road.jpg
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Keeping The Faith: Hitting The Road

Here we are, deep in the dog days of another summer. School is out, vacation days are being cashed in, and picnic baskets are being packed. Barbecues are firing, pools are splashing, and ice cream trucks are rolling. Meanwhile,...
 
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pfarrdiakon / Pixabay
pfarrdiakon / Pixabay

Keeping the Faith: ‘Here I Stand… I Can Do No Other’

“Here I stand! I can do no other,” Martin Luther reportedly said as he stood before the papal commission that was investigating his radical beliefs. Taking a “stand” has been the Protestant rage ever since. We children of the R...
 
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Gym
Gym

Keeping the Faith: Back in the Saddle Again

When my wife insisted that I accompany her to the gym I thought it was a good idea. She had been pressing me about it for some time, and combined with my recent lipid readings I finally relented and agreed to go.

 
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Adoption
Adoption
Adoption

Keeping the Faith: Chosen and Loved

There are some two million adopted children living in United States’ households today. These children arrive in their homes in a myriad of ways. Some are abandoned or surrendered to children’s services.