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A Prayer for Our Garden

Prayer Plain and Simple Lord, you poured out blessings on your land! ...Our land will be filled with his glory.   Yes, the Lord pours down his blessings. Our land will...


through the lens of faith I always thought it would be fun to carve my name into wet cement -- make my name known to all who cross that path. After all, the chances of me...

Stop That Hyper Parenting!

Dr. Mintle thumb Hyper parenting is a relatively new concept. One that may be doing more harm than good when it comes to preparing our children for life. When I was...

Snowballs in July

Simply Fabulous It's been snowing like crazy for the past month.  No, we are not having some weird sort of weather phenomenon in North Carolina.  There's been a...


Dalai Lama Dace Disappontment freedom fun facts
Pets are good for you in other ways than "just" companionship. Some of these health benefits of pet ownership may surprise you!  read more »
The longest-lived incumbent is the current Dalai Lama who celebrates his 80th birthday this year. read more »
Life’s disappointments can sometimes knock us off track. The Psalmist reminds us that the Lord can turn our mourning into joyful dancing if we let Him. read more »
The Fourth of July is a festival of fun, fireworks, and freedom. But do you know all the facts behind the festivities? read more »