Monthly archive for October 2003

Beans Will Come Up!

Beans Will Come Up!

As we think – so are we. Proverbs 23:7 We reap what we sow. Galatians 6:7 Dr. Guy Newman was a great motivator and word crafter. He was president of the university that I attended. One of the few chapel messages I remember was centered on a story he told. “A young farm boy was given the task of helping plant the family’s large vegetable garden. His friends waited impatiently in the shade for him to complete his chore so that they could play baseball. The planting was slow, the friends grew impatient and soon he was left alone in the field. Row after row he broke the hard earth, dropped a bean, patted the soil over the seed, and took a step and then dropped another seed. The tedious process ruined his plans. He could hear the rowdy boys at the ball field! Angry at the unfairness of his task,

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October 2003

Just a few nights ago I gazed at the sky to see the most beautiful sight, a huge full moon. It immediately brought to mind a favorite Scripture passage, Psalms 19:1-2. “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they display knowledge.” Later, I heard a news reporter mention the beautiful full moon, and learned some interesting facts that only confirm the words we read in these verses. Years ago, even before our months were given names, each of the 12 full moons were given a name. The name of the full moon that we witnessed on September 10th is called the “Harvest Moon.” The annual Harvest Moon is defined as the full moon that arrives nearest to the fall equinox, which is September 23. All full moons rise about the time the sun sets,

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Messages from First Place Members

Hello Kay, I would love to have a copy of the article you wrote about free vegetables. The ladies will love it too. Thank you so much! We are so blessed by you. I cannot begin to tell you what a blessing First Place has been for our church. Our (very first) First Place group began July 7th. There are 10 of us. We are so excited each week to see each other, and everyone has already begun to lose weight. The bible study is awesome, and now there are many other ladies that cannot wait until the next group to start in October. So, we are singing praises to the Lord! God bless you, Teresa Thurin Canada (I attend Calvary Chapel-Ontario) ———————————————————————————————– Hi Ladies, Just thought you would want to know that TEN YEARS AGO last month, August, 1993, I was first introduced to the two of you and

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