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Throw Out Your Anchors before the Storm

By Patrick Hawthorne 27 Now when the fourteenth night had come, as we were driven up and down in the Adriatic Sea, about midnight the sailors sensed that they were drawing near some land. 28 And they took soundings and found it to be twenty fathoms; and

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Blab it and Grab it!

By Patrick Hawthorne Faith comes by hearing and hearing by the Word of God (Romans 10:17).  Did you know that this applies to you speaking the Word to yourself?  It’s true.  For example, sometimes when I am down I will

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He Was Despised and Rejected…

By Patrick Hawthorne He was despised and rejected and forsaken by men, a Man of sorrows and pains, and acquainted with grief and sickness; and like One from whom men hide their faces He was despised, and we did not appreciate His worth or have any

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“Take This Cup From Me”

By Patrick Hawthorne 41 And He was withdrawn from them about a stone’s throw, and He knelt down and prayed, 42 saying, “Father, if it is Your will, take this cup away from Me; nevertheless not My will, but Yours, be done.” 43 Then an angel

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Hiatus

To all my blogger friends…  If it appears that I have disappeared from the blogging world it is because I have moved into a new assignment at work and have gotten a bit behind with my reading and writing. As

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You Ain’t Good Enough

By Patrick Hawthorne I’m feeling a bit country this morning, so I’m going to lay aside the formalities of proper writing and tell it to you straight.  Are you fine with that?  Good…after all, there ain’t no time for jabber-jawing

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Patrick’s Fables 1:  The Foolish Beaver Brother

By Patrick Hawthorne Ok, I admit it…I am a nerd at heart.  From the moment I discovered Aesop’s Fables, I was hooked.  I enjoy reading short stories with underlying moral and ethical content.  One day I asked myself, “Self?  Can

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