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Food for Thought

By TERRY IVY,
“For God gave us a spirit not of fear, but of power and love and self-control.” (2 Timothy 1:7) Have you ever noticed how much fear tries to control our life? It creeps into everything from relationships to being a witness for Christ.


VA News

By RON HOLLOWAY,

The Department of Veterans Affairs today announced a new employment program aimed at helping job-ready Veterans exiting homelessness, and those on the brink of homelessness, gain stable and long-term employment.


Pre Occupied

By ALAN G. SMITH,

   This past few weeks found schools and universities across this great country of ours celebrating commencement. The referring of degrees to students is a great tradition reaching back thousands of years.



Food for Thought

By TERRY IVY,

“Having done all, to stand firm.” (Ephesians 6:13) A few days ago I took a walk and jog along the track next to a reservoir. I noticed a row of turtles sunning on a log in the water’s edge. As I approached their vicinity, the splashes began.


Pre Occupied

By ALAN G. SMITH,

"Well, he must of thought that is quite a joke, and it got a lot of laughs from lots of folks, it seems I had to fight my whole life through. Some gal would giggle and I'd get red, and some guy’s laugh and I'd bust his head.



Food for Thought

By TERRY IVY,

“Behold, he who keeps Israel will neither slumber nor sleep.” (Psalms 121:4) It is comforting to know that the Lord is never too tired or sleepy to hear our cry. Regardless of the time of day or night, His heart is always watching over us and caring for us.


Food for Thought

By TERRY IVY,

  "But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and felt compassion, and ran and embraced him and kissed him." (Luke 15:20) Regardless how far the youngest son had gone away from his Father, the F



VA News

By RON HOLLOWAY,

Where do I start?  As they say, start at the beginning and I guess that is what I will do.

To the 62 Vietnam Veterans who attended our Clarke County Welcome Home Commemoration, held this past Saturday, 30 May 2015, thanks for coming and may God bless each of you! 



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