Archive for September 2014

Fear or Faith

Have you ever encountered someone who was facing a serious illness or even imminent death yet they seemed to be totally at peace? Have you ever met someone who was a hypochondriac and worried and stressed over everything thing? Yes, some people allow even their smallest problems to seem monumental while others with monumental problems…

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Perseverance

September 22nd, marks the third anniversary of 4thdayletters. As I was thinking about what to write I was struck by the last word of a very popular passage from the bible. Luke 8:11-15 The Parable of the Sower Explained. “This is the meaning of the parable. The seed is the word of God. Those on…

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Stupid Is As Stupid Does

Tom Hanks,playing the role of Forrest Gump in the movie by the same name, popularized the phrase “stupid is as stupid does.” Today I want to examine just how stupid you and I might be when we can’t accept the fact the sometimes we are just wrong. That’s right. Sometimes we, by our actions, hurt…

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Walking Without A Cane

The 70’s music group Three Dog Night had a big hit called ONE IS THE LONLIEST NUMBER. Perhaps as Christians we should adopt this phrase as our motto as followers of Jesus Christ. There is no doubt trying to make it through life on our own is a lonely and impossible proposition. Today’s message is…

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Duped By God

The word duped means to be deceived or tricked as in “the newspaper was duped into publishing an untrue story”. Synonyms for duped include: deceive, trick, hoodwink, hoax, swindle, mislead, take in, fool, to pull the wool over someone’s eyes, pull a fast one. So here is today’s question, have we been duped by God?…

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