Happy Thanksgiving
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Happy Thanksgiving

From Courageous Christian Father and my family to yours. I want to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving. Give God thanks for what you have and what you don’t have. #thanksgiving #HappyThanksgiving

Thanksgiving Poem Printable by Steve Patterson
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A Thanksgiving Poem

A Thanksgiving Poem is written by myself, Steve Patterson. This is done like an acronym acrostic type poem. Plus a free printable version to download and print! #Thanksgiving #ThanksgivingDay #ThanksgivingPoem

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When You Go Through Deep Waters Church Sign

When You Go Through Deep Waters Church Sign – This church sign from White Pine, TN is this week’s Church Sign Saturday feature. #ChurchSign

Daily Thanksgiving Brings Thanks Living
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Daily Thanksgiving brings Thanks Living

Daily Thanksgiving brings Thanks Living! When you take time to think, you will find you have a lot to be thankful for. God has blessed us with so much! #Thanksgiving #ThanksLiving

Bible - Read Me!
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International Day of the Bible

International Day of the Bible – a day set aside each year to celebrate the Bible. Held around Thanksgiving each year. Thanksgiving #Bible #DayoftheBible #BibleCelebration #IntlDayofBible

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God Uses Valleys Church Sign

God Uses Valleys Church Sign – This church sign from Luttrell, TN is this week’s Church Sign Saturday feature. #ChurchSign

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How do you expect to dwell with God forever if you

How do you expect to dwell with God forever if you so neglect and forsake Him here? Jonathan Edwards

National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo) #NaBloPoMo
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National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo)

National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo) I talk about a month for us bloggers. I talk a little about it and why I blog and much more. #NaBloPoMo

Reformation Day - October 31, 1517 image
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Reformation Day

October 31 is also Reformation Day, Martin Luther wrote The 95 Thesis on this day 500 years ago and nailed it to the Castle Church door in Wittenburg in Germany. I share about Reformation Day and even the full length movie of I Will Not Recant. #ReformationDay #95Thesis #MartinLuther #IWillNotRecant

God Paints the Scenery Church Sign is this week's Church Sign Saturday from Community Baptist Church in Oliver Springs, TN. #ChurchSign
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God Paints the Scenery Church Sign

God Paints the Scenery Church Sign is this week’s Church Sign Saturday from Community Baptist Church in Oliver Springs, TN.

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Halloween Alternatives

Halloween alternatives: Facts on Halloween & Bible verses that pertain to not dealing or imitate darkness, evil, spirits. Participating in Halloween may seem fun. But, there is nothing fun about playing on Satan’s playground. It does not matter how many other people are playing there with you. We should be worshiping the Lord our God and sharing his faith, not inviting the devil to have his fun. #Halloween #HalloweenAlternatives

Blessing Bags (Screenshot)
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Blessing Bags

Blessing Bags – Fill a bag full of usable items and give them away to those in need like the homeless. Maybe a great way to share the love of of Christ instead of giving cash out to a stranger. #BlessingBags

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We’re better together because God wants unity not division

We’re better together because God wants unity not division We’re better together because God wants unity not division When we…

Before you vote, you must pray!
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Before you vote, you must pray!

Before you vote, you must pray! The Elections can be the biggest decision we make in our life. We must vote for the person who is a godly person. Sometimes that can be hard to determine. Some call it voting for the lesser of two evils. #Vote #Elections #Election2020

Hurt by the Elephant and Donkey? Then Look to the Lamb!
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Hurt by the Elephant and the Donkey? Then look to the Lamb!

Hurt by the Elephant and the Donkey? Then look to the Lamb! Do you feel hurt by your political leaders? The answer is the Lamb!

Others fail us and we fail others. But there is one person that will never fail us!
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Others fail us and we fail others

Others fail us and we fail others. But there is one person that will never fail us!

If someone is making fun of you, they are making fun of God! It's that simple! I say this because we are all created in the image of God.
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If someone is making fun of you, they are making fun of God

If someone is making fun of you, they are making fun of God! It’s that simple! I say this because we are all created in the image of God.

20 Ways To Show Appreciation For Your Pastor Printable
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20 Ways To Show Appreciation for your Pastor – Pastor Appreciation

October is Pastor Appreciation Month. A month set aside of the year to show appreciation to your pastor. Usually the second Sunday of October is Pastor Appreciation Day. Check out this list of 20 Ways To Show Appreciation for your Pastor as part of Pastor Appreciation for any time. Includes Free printable version! #PastorAppreciationMonth #PastorAppreciation

Linus waiting for the Great Pumpkin
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The Great Pumpkin Analogy

Linus & the The Great Pumpkin, from It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown, is a good analogy to use when we talk about having faith Linus shows great faith. We need to have similar faith but our faith needs to be in Christ! #GreatPumpkin #faith #Linus #CharlieBrown

Christian Pumpkin Analogy
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The Christian being like a pumpkin analogy

An Analogy of how being a Christian is like a pumpkin, explains being a christian in the form of being a pumpkin being carved into a jack-o-lantern. #pumpkin

Image of God by We Are Messengers
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Image of God by We Are Messengers

Image of God by We Are Messengers -This week’s Christian Music Monday feature is We Are Messengers and their song Image of God. This song talks about how we are made in the image of God. #WeAreMessengers #ImageofGod

9-11
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Patriot Day & National Day of Service & Remembrance (September 11)

A Day of Remembrance. 9/11. It has been 18 years now. Just a brief write up on Patriot Day & National Day of Service & Remembrance (September 11). #PatriotDay #911 #September11

Why do we clean our eye glasses? that is simple, so we can see clearly with them. Photo by Ro han on Pexels.com
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Why do we clean our eye glasses?

Why do we clean our eye glasses? That answer is simple. We clean our eye glasses so we can see clearly with them. #EyeGlasses

Teacher's Prayer
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A Teacher’s Prayer

A Teacher’s Prayer in honor of all educational, church and Christian Spiritual teachers. (Wisdom, Truth, Vision and Love)

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God is everything church sign

God is everything church sign – here is a church sign about God bring everything, found in Savannah, GA.

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God will do His part church sign

God will do His part church sign is this weeks church sign Saturday.

He Counts the Stars - Only God knows the number of stars there are, and He knows each of them by name. #Stars (milky way galaxy during nighttime - Photo by Hristo Fidanov on Pexels.com_
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He Counts the Stars

He Counts the Stars – Only God knows the number of stars there are, and He knows each of them by name. #Stars

three little pigs analogy
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Three Little Pigs Analogy

I use the story of the three little pigs to make an analogy about Christ being our rock, our firm foundation. As we know from the three pigs foundation is important.

Top 10 Lies of the Devil
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Top 10 Lies of the Devil

Top 10 Lies of the Devil – Below is a list of the top 10 lies the devil will try to still, kill and destroy you with. Watch out for those fiery arrows.

Parents Day
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Parents Day

Parents Day! What is it? When is it? When did it start? I share a brief blog post about Parents Day. #ParentsDay

Sin Justification
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Sin Justification

Sin Justification a form of saying or believing that it is okay to sin against God so you will be content with yourself. #SinJustification #Sin

Pot Filled with Gold - Filled with Gold
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Filled with Gold

Filled with Gold – When a pot is broken the the Japanese will join or mend the pieces together with gold. It actually makes the mended broken piece worth more money because they joined the broken pieces with gold. This art form is called kintsukuroi. This artwork repairs the pot and adds to keep the history of the pot. It also makes the pot no longer disgusting from the broken state.

If I Were the Devil by Paul Harvey - a new commentary from Paul Harvey about what it would be like if he was the devil. His comment was true then and still true today! It sounds as if it came out in the news today!
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If I Were the Devil by Paul Harvey

If I Were the Devil by Paul Harvey – a news commentary from Paul Harvey about what it would be like if he was the devil. His comment was true then and still true today! It sounds as if it came out in the news today! #IfIWereTheDevil #PaulHarvey

Charlie Brown Dread One Day At A Time
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Fear not!

I talk about Fear. These are my sermon notes about Fear. So Fear Not!

God is our Refuge
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God is our refuge and strength a very present help in trouble therefore we will not fear

God is our Refuge & Strength in Trouble. I share a graphic I saw on Facebook and discuss God is our Refuge in this blog post.

God is for you
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God never leaves us

God never leaves us – This is so true, we don’t need to worry what the world thinks, we are to worry what God thinks. God is with us! God is strong than anything, is the all power, creator, Father … He is EVERYTHING above all things!

Leap Second Day
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Leap Second Day

We all have heard of Leap Year Day, where we have an extra day each year. But have you ever heard of Leap Second Day? #LeapSecond Plus Time in the Bible.

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31 Day Proverbs Challenge

31 Day Proverbs Challenge – Proverbs Challenge: The 31 Day Proverbs Challenge is a challenge to read the Book of Proverbs in 31 days.Read one chapter per day for 31 days. Also includes a free Printable Checklist.

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God, Bible and Nation 4th of July Quote by George Washington

George Washington quote about God, Nation and the Bible – “It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.”

Fourth of July Acronym - Fourth of July Poem - 4th of July - Fourth of July
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Fourth of July Poem/Acronym

Steve Patterson wrote a Christian poem/acronym for “Fourth of July” (4th of July) – Independence Day comes & everyday we owe God the thanks for our freedom. Includes a Free downloadable and printable version! #Fourth #July #4thofJuly