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Young Leaders?

With age comes understanding. No other education can give the wisdom and common sense that come from years of experience. That is why it is wise to seek the guidance of older people and foolish to scoff at it. When Samuel the prophet was old, he made his sons judges in Israel. But they were…

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America-Through Russian Eyes

“The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God” (Psalm 9:17). “The wicked walk on every side, when the vilest men are exalted” (Psalm 12:8). “Defile not ye yourselves in any of these things: for in all these the nations are defiled which I cast out before you: and the…

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Christians are not Partisan

Partisan politics is a serious problem. I’m not talking about Republicans versus Democrats. We hear enough about that division from elected officials and mainstream media. I’m talking about a one-sided view of government that goes much deeper. Like most of you, I am not a politician. I am not even a good student of politics.…

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Observations from Hosea

The prophet Hosea, the son of Beeri, was a minister to Israel in the last days of freedom before the siege of Israel and Babylonian captivity. He was at work in Israel during the reign of King Uzziah (767-739 B.C.) through King Hezekiah (715-686 B.C.). The name Hosea means “salvation” and should Israel have listened…

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Working with Young People

When one examines the current trends among our youth and reads the latest newspaper, it is easy to see that our nation is in perilous times. Our nation adopted a policy in the 1960s to throw money at the social problems being faced by the poor. This philosophy spilled over into programs which affect our…

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Independence Day

On July 2, 1776 the Continental Congress approved the text of the Declaration of Independence. The next day, John Adams wrote to his wife, Abigail, “I am apt to believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding generations as the great anniversary Festival. It ought to be commemorated, as the day of deliverance, by solemn…

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