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"Too Much Of A Good Thing" By Rodney Tilley

You all have heard the saying about having, "too much of a good thing," and I think it is probably true for most of the time. For example, we have been hearing about the areas in Texas under drought conditions and people were crying out for their…
0 05-28-2015 in Religion Read More ›

"Grace Fills Empty Spaces" by Ronnie McBrayer

In her book Gravity and Grace, the late Simone Weil wrote, "Grace fills empty spaces, but it can only enter where there is a void to receive it." With those words she emphasizes a spirituality which for the most part has been only a minority…
0 05-21-2015 in Religion Read More ›

"The Mystery Of It All" by Rodney Tilley

Just finished watching an old television mystery, the kind where it leaves you hanging until the end, and just when you think you know, a new fact is revealed and all your theories of "who done it" were found to be incorrect. It may be the old…
0 05-14-2015 in Religion Read More ›

"You Are Stuck With You" by Ronnie McBrayer

Recently, on a visit to my hometown, I took the time to drive by the house that had been my childhood home. It was the first time I had seen it in nearly two decades. It was largely unchanged except that it seemed so much smaller. Surely, the house,…
0 05-07-2015 in Religion Read More ›

"Neil Diamond" by Rodney Tilley

It is 4:00 in the morning and I have been singing in my head the songs of Neil Diamond for the last two hours. I found an old cd the other day with the classic hits of Neil Diamond and I listened to the double album, reminiscing, but sad to say, the…
0 04-30-2015 in Religion Read More ›

"God Smiles" by Ronnie McBrayer

Over the last two years the world has combated the largest Ebola epidemic in history. And the current upsurge, beginning in West Africa in 2013, continues even though it has fallen off the front pages of our newspapers. Ebola is a fearful disease. There…
0 04-23-2015 in Religion Read More ›

"Reasoning With Unreasonable People" by Rodney Tilley

This week I received a flyer in the mail which was advertising a workshop entitled, "Reasoning with Unreasonable People," and to be quite honest, it really caught my attention. The pamphlet emphasized that "the program is designed to help…
0 04-16-2015 in Religion Read More ›

"Reasoning With Unreasonable People" by Rodney Tilley

This week I received a flyer in the mail which was advertising a workshop entitled, "Reasoning with Unreasonable People," and to be quite honest, it really caught my attention. The pamphlet emphasized that "the program is designed to help…
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"Change of Scenery" by Ronnie McBrayer

"Repent" is a religious word I've heard most of my life, and to this day, it still makes the hair on the back of my neck stand with fright. As a child, I heard the call to repent burst from the lips of many a revival preacher.
0 04-09-2015 in Religion Read More ›

"How Many Times Do I Have To Tell You?" By Rodney Tilley

When I was growing up as a child, my Dad had a couple of favorite sayings that he always kept for just the right time. You know the kind I am talking about. He would give you the, "I told you so," routine after you decided you would hitchhike…
0 04-02-2015 in Religion Read More ›