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For as long as I can remember I have heard there is a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. I would often wonder if the phrase “chasing rainbows” came from hunting or wishing to find that pot of gold?
Not long ago I was listening to a preacher on television from a large church in a large city. He was an interim pastor as this church was in the process of calling a new person to fulfill their pulpit. He was speaking about the changes that will be made when someone new comes in.
Many years ago I was coach of my youngest daughter’s softball team. We lived in a small town and only had two or three teams in the league. We weren’t a league that was well off so we used volunteer umpires during the games.
What does Easter mean to you? Is a time of fun and joy for the kids as the Easter Bunny stops in the home and leaves goodies in their basket or on the floor and furniture? Is it about new clothes, a time to impress our peers with a new dress or suit?
It doesn’t matter who we are, what our status in life is, how well trained we are, how big we are, or how important we think we are, all of us carry some type of fear within us. No one is above being knocked off of the pedestal we put ourselves on. We need to remember what President Franklin D.
The way the world is today gives me and most Christians a lot of concern. I never thought I would see the day when our elected politicians would give in to the ideals and ideas of the world instead of listening to their hearts and following what the Bible tells us to do.
As I was being discharged from the hospital after my heart attack my wife, daughters, and I had the opportunity to share our faith with one of the nurses. It wasn’t anything we pushed on her but something she wanted to hear.
I recently read a story about a young lady going to court to stand trial for her actions. If convicted she would probably go to prison for the rest of her life. When she arrived she knew she was guilty and expected to be punished.
All of us at some point in our life are excited to be going to our earthly home. Once we get within a few miles the anxiety of being with our loved ones and friends become something we are looking forward to. No one has to prompt us to be ready for the arrival because we are excited and our heart is jumping with joy.