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Sheep Arrested in Unprovoked Slaying of Wolf; Shepherd Fined for Violating Dangerous Sheep Statute!

By Patrick Hawthorne “Extra…Extra….Read all about it.  Sheep arrested in unprovoked slaying of wolf; Shepherd fined for violating dangerous sheep statute!” Warning:  The following post contains tongue in cheek humor with a purpose.  Turn away if your religiosity makes you

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And, Here I Go Again on My Own…

By Patrick Hawthorne In my younger days – my rocking – air guitar playing – singing into the make believe banana microphone days – I enjoyed jamming to one song in particular.  It was White Snakes, “Here I Go Again.”

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That Person is Too Mean for Even God to Touch…Or Are They?

By Patrick Hawthorne We’ve all met one.  I’m referring to that cold, heartless person who is so mean they are lower than a snake in a wagon’s rut.  Nothing makes them happy.  Nothing makes them thankful.  Their whole countenance is

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Drawing From an Empty Well?

By Patrick Hawthorne   Have you ever tried drawing water from a empty, dried up well?  Well, neither have I but I’m attempting to wax allegorical  here so cut me some slack.   So often, I hear fellow Christian’s speak negatively out

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God’s Fragrance Diffuser’s

By Patrick Hawthorne 14 Now thanks be unto God, which always causeth us to triumph in Christ, and maketh manifest the savour of his knowledge by us in every place. 15 For we are unto God a sweet savour of Christ, in them

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Go Easy on the Newbies….

By Patrick Hawthorne A life lived is full of lessons learned.  Yes, most of life’s greatest lessons come not from our successes but through the bumps and bruises of our failures.    It is how we respond to our failures that

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Digging Deep to Find the Nuggets

Patrick Hawthorne Priorities, priorities… It’s all about priorities.  Of late, my blog time, both in reading and writing, has been greatly reduced.  However, that is not a bad thing considering my study time has greatly improved. After all, one cannot

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