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May 31, 2010

Remember–Always

Just some early morning thoughts from me to you…

 

“O beautiful for heroes proved in liberating strife, who more than self their country loved, and mercy more than life!  America!  America!  May God thy gold refine, till all success be nobleness, and every gain divine.”

 

 The air was humid and still as I posted the flag in its holder at our home this morning.  The tears were running down my cheeks, mixed with a confluence of thoughts as this Memorial Day morning began.  A day, and a weekend, where our Nation stops to remember those who gave more—so much more than mere thanks could ever repay.

I remember to this day how angry he was (more…)

Posted by: Scott Whitaker at 3:58 pm
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May 24, 2010

God’s World, God’s Way

Just some early morning thoughts from me to you…

 

“God saw all that He had made, and it was very good…Thus the heavens and the earth were completed in all their vast array…now the Lord God planted a garden in the east, in Eden…and a river watering the garden flowed from Eden…”             

Genesis 1: 31; 2: 8 & 10 (NIV)

 

          I need what I ask God to give my Granddaughters.  (more…)

Posted by: Scott Whitaker at 4:57 am
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May 17, 2010

Wire-to-Wire

 

Just some early morning thoughts from me to you…

 

“But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us.  We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed.” 

II Corinthians 4:7-9 (NIV)

 

Nobody picked him to win.  (more…)

Posted by: Scott Whitaker at 8:55 pm
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May 10, 2010

Miracles

Just some early morning thoughts from me to you…

 

“Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the good news of the Kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness among people.” 

                                                            Matthew 4:23 (NIV)

 

So, how was last week for you?  Anything special happen in your life or the life of your family?  (more…)

Posted by: Scott Whitaker at 12:32 pm
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May 3, 2010

Watch This Space

 

Just some early morning thoughts from me to you…

                                          

“Not that I have already obtained this or am already perfect, but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own…one thing I do:  forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.” 

Philippians 3: 12-14 (ESV)

 

“Watch this Space.” (more…)

Posted by: Scott Whitaker at 8:41 pm
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