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  • Struggling With Prayer Because Of A Lack Of Exercise

    “You ask and do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your pleasures.” – James 4:3 “Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another so that you may be healed. The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.” – James 5:16

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  • A Message to Garcia

    “Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with your might, for there is no work or thought or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol, to which you are going.” — Ecclesiastes 9:10 Could the president of the United States count on you to deliver a message that would change the course of history? In the short but […]

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  • Bodily Exercise Profits Little

    Charles Spurgeon in his book, John Ploughman’s Talk, writes, “proud looks lose hearts, and gentle words win them.” In a world that is so caught up with self-image, fashion, height, weight, hair, and every physical feature imaginable, it’s easy to focus more on how we look than on how we speak to and treat other […]

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  • JACK THE CONQUEROR

    ABOUT THE BOOKGood habits were friends with which young Jack had no acquaintance. Although there was an intelligent mind behind his dark black eyes, he never dreamed there was anything more to life than pursuing his own happiness. One day Jack meets a man who changes his entire outlook on life. Awakened to the state […]

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  • Auditions for Lamplighter Theatre – “Dashed to Pieces”

    Auditions for Lamplighter Theatre “Dashed to Pieces” Auditions for this production are closed – all parts are cast. Word has spread that Paul’s teachings have persuaded some of the elite Roman Guard to believe in the one true God, Jesus Christ. If they walk in the light of the truth, their wealth and property will […]

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  • The Captive

    Kidnapped by Algerian pirates, recent graduate Anselmo finds himself on a merciless slave ship heading to the auction block in a foreign country. Having escaped the cruelty of his first master and the death grip of the desert, Anselmo is taken captive by a new master, where he finds mercy as well as condemnation. This […]

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  • Wandering Memories

      How is your memory? In Deuteronomy 8, God said, “And you shall remember the whole way that the Lord your God has led you these forty years in the wilderness, that he might humble you, testing you to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep his commandments or not. And he […]

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  • Train Up a Child

    I have a test for you today. Take a few seconds to read the following lists. Try to spend the same amount of time on each one–focus…ready, set, go! A B ocean/breeze bread/b_tter leaf/tree music/l_rics sweet/sour sh_e/sock move/actress phone/b_ok gasoline/engine chi­_s/salsa high school/college pen_il/paper turkey/stuffing river/b-at fruit/vegetable s­_lt/pepper computer/chip television/rad_o chair/couch l_nch/dinner Now, close your […]

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  • Pool Table Mercy

    Recently a mother wrote: “My nine-year-old son said something disrespectful to me, so I got out that belt and I started chasing him! He ran down to the basement, but as soon as I got down the stairs, I began to hesitate. I realized something: he was running from me.” If you’re about to discipline […]

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  • Dear Dad – Part 2

    In our last Lamplighter Moment, I shared some advice for a father whose daughter was making some poor choices. Today, I’d like to address another question–how can this same father make sense of his daughter’s frustrating mood swings and give her the guidance she needs to rise above her moods? Here’s my response to this […]

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