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When we become Christian, we enter into relationship with God. We also enter into fellowship with God. And the extent to which we enjoy our relationship with God is determined by our fellowship with Him. There were times, while I was growing up, that I didn’t enjoy my relationship with my dad. It became quite   Read More …

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Christmas, 1972, I gave my wife a gold watch. On the back was inscribed: To Kaye, with love 1972 “A Very Good Year” I didn’t know it was the last good year we would have for quite a while. Early in 1973 our 15 year-old son, Ronnie Jr., seemed suddenly, as it appeared to us   Read More …

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Right then I tore off a ticket and gave it to that boy — in Steve‘s name. He really had no right to a ticket, but because my son had asked me to do it, I did If I arrived home some evening, walked into the living room, turned on the light switch and nothing   Read More …

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I lost a friend recently. Not to death. Not by choice. I lost my friend because of moral failure. Like myself, he is an evangelist and we have preached together in church conferences for years.  Together we have wept, laughed, prayed, and shared good times and bad. When a mutual friend told me what happened,   Read More …

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I want to thank all of you who BRAVED THE RAIN last Sunday morning to attend church. Such sacrifice and suffering humbled me. I can imagine how it must be to awaken to the petrifying noise of rain. Dedication hangs in the balance. The silky voice of the Tempter whispers in your ear: “Don’t be   Read More …

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