Divorce, Child Custody & Family Day

"So, she just agreed to divorce you?" Melania asked. "Yes," Matt replied. They were in her living-room. "Just like that?" "Yes." "Wow. I can't believe it." "I still can't believe it myself." "I wonder what made her change her mind?" "I've been wondering the same thing too. When I asked her, she almost bit my …

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Thankful…For What?

Getty Image It's Thanksgiving. What do I got to be thankful for? Another year of abuse from a man who's no good? Should I be thankful that I lost another baby cause he knocked me about and that child going to see its father beat its mother like other kids do? Should I be thankful …

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While We Still Can…

The dead do not praise the LORD, Nor any who go down into silence - Psalm 115:17 Yesterday, while my husband and I were singing hymns before the close of our weekly Sabbath worship, it hit me that when you are dead you can't praise God anymore.  And I was so thankful that I'm still alive to be able to …

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Twenty-Five Years

It's our twenty-fifth wedding anniversary.  We decided would celebrate it in the comfort of our home.  So, after eating Thai food delivered at our door we drank champagne.  A single red rose lay between us on the bed. "Happy anniversary," Martin says as he holds my hand.  "Thank you for the best twenty- five years …

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Providence

"Miss Johnson, to what do I owe the pleasure of this unexpected visit?" Lucius Suchet asked, his brown eyes studied her as she stood in the doorway.  "I'm astonished that you remember me considering that you didn't so much as say a word to me last night." She ignored his remarks and marched over to …

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Giving

It was one of the highlights in her life. To organize a donation drive and then make arrangements for the delivery of the clothes and other items she received from the church members and to see the faces of the staff when she dropped them off.   It was an opportunity to teach her daughter …

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Gifts Thankfully Received

Thanksgiving has come and gone in Canada and the United States.  Many of us enjoyed delicious turkey dinners with our families and reflected on all that we were thankful for.  We were thankful that we have shelter, jobs, families and friends.  Just recently many people got laid off from their jobs.  Those of us who still …

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A Place of Worship

Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And into His courts with praise.  Be thankful to Him, and bless His name - Psalm 100:4 The church I used to attend was modest and welcoming.  I always experienced joy when I entered through those doors and was greeted with warm and friendly smiles as I was handed the …

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Rejoice Always

Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice! (Philippians 4:5) Paul encouraged the Christians in Philippi to always rejoice in  the Lord.  He repeated this to show how important it is.  Paul wrote this letter while he was in a Roman prison awaiting trial.  He had reason to rejoice in the Lord.  His …

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