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Jesus Isn’t Threatened by Your Christmas Gifts By Tim Challies

  Christmas is fast approaching and, not surprisingly, my kids are looking forward to seeing what’s under the tree. The girls, at least, are still young enough that they are waiting with bated breath to learn what treasures they’ll be … Continue reading

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50 Things I’m Thankful For in 2017

The trash truck That I can get my email on my phone Warm showers Printer paper Masters Seminary That my computer has lasted a long time Forgiveness and Grace Costco Eric Metaxas Grapefruit Paper towels That a day is only … Continue reading

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Thinking on Thanksgiving

Psalm 95   Praise to the Lord, and Warning against Unbelief. 95 O come, let us sing for joy to the Lord, Let us shout joyfully to the rock of our salvation. 2 Let us come before His presence with [a]thanksgiving, Let us … Continue reading

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Insider Magazine: A baseball hero’s heroes by Jill Painter

(A version of this story originally appeared in the ninth edition of the 2017 Dodger Insider Magazine.)   Every home game during the middle of the second inning, the Dodgers recognize a member of the armed forces near the Dodgers … Continue reading

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How to Write a Thank You Note (and why you should)

In this era, steeped in technology, it’s hard to sit down and hand-write a thank-you note when sending a text, tweet or email is so much easier. Those forms of thank-yous might be immediate, but they’re hardly as personal as … Continue reading

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Things I’m Thankful for—Part V

    My sister is here for Thanksgiving. A dishwasher. The Dewey Decimators. A Facebook book club. A puppy who comes when I call him. A new President whose name isn’t Clinton. A window in my office. My mom is … Continue reading

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Fifty Things I Am Thankful For–Part IV

1. My puppy Roscoe is alive and well after a wild animal attack 2. For my other puppies who saved him 3. My sister is coming home for Thanksgiving 4. Award-winning published authors who are willing to help those of … Continue reading

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