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“Count Your Blessings” by Josh Robinson

by ArnoldCoC

Count your blessings, name them one by one,
Count your blessings, see what God has done!
Count your blessings, name them one by one,
Count your many blessings, see what God has done.

This is the chorus from a song we often sing. We need to be in a habit of counting our blessings.

“No Special Time Needed” by Dan Curry

by ArnoldCoC

When this time of year comes, the thoughts of many people turn to being thankful, courteous, and kind. This is good and certainly nice to see and hear people acting in this way. However, it should not take a special time of year or day for Christians to act this way.

“Changing Colors” by Dan Curry

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The beautiful fall colors of the trees are something wonderful to view and enjoy. This writer recently took a ride to look at some of the scenic views along the Missouri River west of the St. Louis area. It is an awe inspiring trip, highly recommended. Having lived on this earth for over 55 years […]

“The Blessing of Fellowship” by Josh Robinson

by ArnoldCoC

There are some things in life that are worth more than silver and gold. We have lists we could name or we could all count our many blessings to find things that are precious to us. However, let’s focus on one
particular area

“The Power of Prayer” by Josh Robinson

by ArnoldCoC

There are some things that happen in life to show me what I don’t know. We’ve been praying for a boy in West Virginia by the name of Eli Clark. He had very aggressive brain cancer and endured treatments for months. Earlier this year the doctors sent him home saying there was nothing more that they could do.

“Sharing Comfort in Times of Need” by Josh Robinson

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There are folks in this life who are hurting. Pain, injury, illness, and loss have taken their toll on many. What about peace, hope, and love? Where do we turn to find those things when it seems like the world itself has been turned on it’s head? How do we reach out to those who hurt and grieve?

“Remember the Red Dots” by Dan Curry

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I consider it right, as long as I am in this earthly dwelling, to stir you up by way of reminder. This verse is found in 2 Peter 1:13. The apostle was telling those to whom he wrote that it was important to keep their minds focused on the things of God in Christ.

“Heard Any News?” by Dan Curry

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There has always been a way to communicate the news of the day. In ancient times there was word of mouth, like when a stranger came to a town or village and told what they knew. Of course, this method was slow and only as accurate as the person giving the information was deemed to be.

“Pondering Priorities” 
by Josh Robinson

by ArnoldCoC

This past week has been something else. Controversy with the NFL, protestors, presidential tweets, North Korea, and our brothers and sisters being attacked inside the church building in Antioch, TN.