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Normalization of Deviance…What Could Go Wrong?

By Patrick Hawthorne I recently attended an officer training class for the fire department I work for. One of the subjects dealt with the dangers of taking shortcuts.  As was discussed, it is estimated that in the fire service, for

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The Seducer of Those Sent Forth to Seduce – The Jezebel Spirit

By Patrick Hawthorne Nevertheless I (Jesus) have a few things against you (Church of Thyatira), because you allow that woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess, to teach and seduce My servants to commit sexual immorality and eat things sacrificed to idols. (Revelation 2:20 NKJV parenthesis/emphasis mine). The above passage of

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Jezebel…The Puppet Master!

By Patrick Hawthorne 18 “And to the angel of the church in Thyatira write, ‘These things says the Son of God, who has eyes like a flame of fire, and His feet like fine brass: 19 “I know your works, love, service, faith, and your [j]patience; and as for your

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Do Babies Who Die Go to Heaven?

By Patrick Hawthorne Before I launch into the meat of this post, I must first apologize for its length.  Knowing how I tend to become glossy eyed when it comes to reading long posts, I try to keep my posts

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God is Calling….Are We Listening? An Age Old Debate.

By Patrick Hawthorne 6 “Son of man, do not fear them or their words. Don’t be afraid even though their threats surround you like nettles and briers and stinging scorpions. Do not be dismayed by their dark scowls, even though they

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Refiner of God’s Fire

    By Patrick Hawthorne “Behold, I send My messenger, and he will prepare the way before Me. And the Lord, whom you seek, will suddenly come to His temple, even the Messenger of the covenant in whom you delight. Behold, He is

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You Have Robbed Me!

By Patrick Hawthorne In continuing my thoughts on the Book of Malachi, we come to an interesting passage in chapter 3, verse 8-12.  It reads, 8 “Should people cheat God? Yet you have cheated me! “But you ask, ‘What do you

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