Keep Demons On A Leash

Do not let the taste of the forbidden fruit cause you to lose the taste of Heaven. – Tangie T. Woods

Do you ever wonder about the beautiful and perfect world we would have if not for the disobedience of Adam and Eve? Yes! One! One Commandment! That is all they had to obey! Now, look at our world! Imperfect people living in an imperfect world doing the best we can  to save ourselves from this untoward generation.

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A Powerful Emotion!

Greetings everyone, I hope you had a wonderful week, and your weekend is off to a great start of enjoyment. As for me, I am physically exhausted and resting today. This blog is lengthy because I have so much to share about a deep and powerful emotion.

I thought about writing on grief but decided against it a month ago. However, my mind changed yesterday after seeing Facebook posts by Sister Sherry and Leanna. Leanna and I worked together on Maxwell and Gunter Air Force Bases. Her mother died at the end of last year so she too is grieving. Sister Robinson, her mother, was also one of my spiritual mothers in Montgomery.

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Pursuit of Eternal Life

Have you seen the movie “The Pursuit of Happyness?” The movie’s overview on Google states “Life is a struggle for single father Chris Gardner (Will Smith). Evicted from their apartment, he and young son (Jaden Christopher Syre Smith) find themselves alone with no place to go. Even though Chris eventually lands a job as an intern at a prestigious brokerage firm, the position pays no money. The pair must live in shelters and endure many hardships, but Chris refuses to give into despair as he struggles to create a better life for himself and his son.”

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Minister James Bell and Brenda Bell

Brother Bell obeyed the gospel in 1979, and was baptized by Brother Oscar Mcbryer at Westside Church of Christ in Chiefland, Florida. He was under the teaching of Brother Alan Drayton and Matthew Moore; two pioneer preachers. He later started worshiping and leading songs at Westside Church of Christ under Minister Michael Dockery.

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Minister Gene Morgan and Edith Morgan

Gene Morgan is the minister at Melrose Church of Christ in Melrose, Florida. My husband was hospitalized in 2019, and Gene visited and prayed for us. It was our first time meeting him but the visit was enjoyed with laughter and friendly and spiritual conversations. He also kindly delivered a book titled “Muscle and a Shovel” by Michael J. Shank; a gift to me from his lovely wife.

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I Am Still Standing!

“In all things you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials. These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire—may result in praise, glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.” (I Peter 1:6-7)

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