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50 Years Later Childhood Pranks Still Sting

We’re at our family picnic, and for the millionth time my brother cracks an aside about how I tortured him when we were kids. And for the millionth time, there’s a pause and the conversation veers to another topic. He … Continue reading

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A Man, a Woman and Meatloaf

“Forgive me. Please, forgive me. Forgive me, I was wrong. Forgive me for the hurt I’ve caused you. I’m really sorry. Forgive me.” That’s how Pastor Steve began his sermon. He said that when he counsels engaged couples, he tells … Continue reading

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Confused about being Forgiven

I thought that when I accepted Jesus Christ as my saviour, my sins were and will be forgiven. But then I read 14 “For if you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. 15 But if you … Continue reading

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