Archive for October, 2016

God Helps Those Who Are Willing to Help Others

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God Helps Those Who Are Willing to Help Others

I’ve had several instances in my life when I had to choose between doing something I wanted to do or what would help others. I have found that when I choose the more selfless route, God often rewards me in some way. He seems to be inclined to reward people for their good intentions and […]

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My Favorite Chicago Slang Terms

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My Favorite Chicago Slang Terms

The south side of Chicago was a really interesting place to grow up. I have a lot of great memories of the places, people, and events that make up my childhood. One of the hilarious things about Chicago is all of the slang people use. I’m sure other places around the country have their own […]

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The Parable of the Pear Tree

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The Parable of the Pear Tree

There was a man who had four sons. He wanted his sons to learn not to judge too quickly. So he sent them each on a quest, in turn, to go and look at a pear tree that was a great distance away. The first son went in the winter, the second in the spring, […]

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The One Quality I Wish I Had

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The One Quality I Wish I Had

It seems no matter what wonderful qualities or gifts we’ve been given in life, we always want what we don’t possess—it’s just human nature. A beautiful woman wishes she were smarter. Some rich guy longs to also be famous. A brilliant scientist wishes she could be more sociable so she can meet the man of […]

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