Category Archives: friends and family

Are You My Friend?

A friend is a friend and that much is true. A friend is a friend even when you’re feeling blue. And when you are down, they’re always around so that’s how you tell when they’re true. You won’t find a … Continue reading

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Fear. It’s a fearful thing. And…it will stop you cold. It will stop you from reaching your dreams…in fact, the crippling effect of fear just might be more destructive than any thing else in your life. If you’re afraid…you don’t … Continue reading

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Making Jesus Smile (it’s easier than you think!) _________ II Corinthians 9:7 part 1

Ah, the joy of Summertime. I recently finished up a weekend trip to the Illinois countryside a few weeks back and have been thinking about the (all too short) trip. You see, every June, the men of Freeburg Community Bible … Continue reading

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As we have discussed before, there are those brief moments in our lives where a person steps in to help guide us along our pathway impacting and teaching us in special ways whether they intentionally mean to or not. Now, … Continue reading

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