Monthly Archives: January 2016

Winter Walking the Temple Loop

This Saturday, January 30, 2016 is the “Homeless Stand Down” at the Veterans Memorial Hall.  As we think about the homeless in Idaho Falls, I will be walking the Temple Loop.  I appreciate how neighbors, church friends, and some of … Continue reading

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Unselfish: Love Thy Neighbor as Thy Selfie

Title:  Unselfish:  Love Thy Neighbor as Thy Selfie (IFPL # – 177.7 Parkinson) Stories compiled by Paul D. Parkinson Publisher:  www.unselfishstories.com, 2015 The author compiles around 90 stories of people who are thinking of others. Here are some of the many … Continue reading

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The Soul of Shame

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Saeed Abedini and David’s Prayer

My heart is full of emotion today as I read news about the release of Idaho brother, Saeed Abedini.  I soak my mind in God’s Word, and here is one among many of the psalms that speak for my heart. … Continue reading

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End of the Spear

I wrote this ten years ago: Before I plunge into a book review, may I render a little history lesson? At age 21, a man wrote of the coffin:  “a swallowing up by Life.  For this I am most anxious.”  … Continue reading

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My oldest daughter’s testimony

I decided to follow Jesus Christ when I was very young. I knew I was a sinner who could never reach heaven without God.  Romans 3:23 states a universal truth, “For all have sinned and fall short of the glory … Continue reading

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