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Pastor’s Power Point

What is the Thanksgiving holiday all about?

As you know, this month we will celebrate Thanksgiving. What is the significance of this annual American holiday? Well, I don’t know about you, but when I think about the meaning of Thanksgiving I can hardly wait to gather around the Smilie dinner table, say grace, and then proceed to smacking my lips on some butterball turkey, dressing, candy yams, potatoes and giblet gravy, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce…uh… just to name a few items…

Break Out of that Comfortable Huddle

According to a study published in Scientific American magazine, we all speak an average of 16,000 words daily. Wow, that’s a lot of language! No doubt we like to think that we carry on conversations with a rich and diverse variety of people every day. But other research studies show that we actually talk to a very small group of the same people routinely over and over again. Although a good number of us may…

Spiritual Entropy

Well, summer is virtually over, vacations have ended, school is back in session, and the warm temperatures are still with us. All of these are a part of the normal routine of life in Texas. I don’t know about you, but at this time of year the emotional blahs can really set in. Not sure why. Perhaps because the fun in the sun is waning and the fun of the holiday season is still months…

Hold On and Hang In There

Even though summer is oftentimes characterized as a time for relaxation, for many it can easily morph into a hectic time with vacations to plan and accomplish, families to visit and be visited by, and filled with other activities that must be accomplished before the kids are back in school. Perhaps this summer’s activities are keeping you busy, so crazily busy that you feel like you’re on a seemingly out of control amusement park ride,…

Independence Day

This month we celebrate Independence Day, July 4th. As you know, this date commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence in 1776 by the Continental Congress, which declared the original thirteen American colonies a new nation, the United States of America, and no longer part of the British Empire. And you also know that July 4th closely associates with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, various political speeches, and…