Sometimes It Is About Us

In the days when cities were walled enclosures a wise man was sitting by the main gate.  A traveler came by and stopped to chat.  He asked what manner of people lived in the city.  The wise man answered by asking him what manner of people lived in the city he had come from.  The…

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The Mind of Christ

Paul’s letter to the Philippians is a book worth reading.  In four chapters Paul gives us counsel, encouragement and direction to be the person God wants us to be, so we may daily experience His grace, mercy, and love.  To have courage, humility and the power to be able to do things we never thought…

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Procrastinating

Its 10:10 am Monday April 24th.  The due date for this elder insight.  I’ve had a couple of fleeting thoughts about what I might put down but not a prayerful thought.  So here it goes.  Hmm, nothing.  I’m not a true procrastinator but it does afflict me from time to time.   It’s now 10:50 and…

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Elder’s Insights – Feb. 24th, 2017

Loving God’s People – Dean Peters Last evening Carleen and I were sitting in our four seasons room when she asked, what is that out there?  A fox?  I looked out to the field and sure enough it was a fox.  He was snacking on what appeared to be a mouse.  Foxes are not permanent…

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