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Jesus: The Mercy of God | Faith

Posted on March 17, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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“The Lord, the Lord, a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness, keeping steadfast love for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, but will by no means clear the guilty…” (Exodus 34:6-7)Read the rest


‘Lets get right to the porpoise’ | Column

Posted on March 16, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

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Like most of you, I’m frequently contacted by Nigerian royalty who want to send me $2 million USD if I will wire $10,000 to prove my worthiness. (One princeling said it was to satisfy his skeptical accountant, who wasn’t nearly … Read the rest


Take Him at His word | Faith

Posted on March 10, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Whenever you ask God for something, you must take Him at His word and believe that it will be done. Asking and wavering, both at the same time, will not produce your desired result.
The root of the problem here … Read the rest


When the giants fall … | Faith

Posted on March 10, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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“For the battle is not yours but God’s”
—2 Chronicles 20:15

Imagine the context of these words: King Jehoshaphat, king of the southern Kingdom of Judah, stands against a great multitude — hostile armies who are set on invading and … Read the rest


Emails I’ll never send | Column

Posted on March 9, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

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Some people think about things they left unsaid. I think about emails I’ll never send. For example:

Dear Brooklyn Native: I’m sorry you can’t find a good bagel down here, but admit it: You stay for the shrimp and grits. … Read the rest


Letter to the Editor

Posted on March 9, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Dear Editor:
Shout out to the young man who stopped to pull the DAV (Disabled American Veterans) van out of the mud on Burlington Road on Wednesday morning Feb. 20.
The veterans all made it to the VA Hospital in … Read the rest


Behold the wondrous things of God | Faith

Posted on March 3, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law.
— Psalm 119:18

What revelation of the height of God and the depth of man in such a brief verse of scripture. Notice the first words of … Read the rest


Blind blessings: Be thankful for little things | Faith

Posted on March 3, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Just as we take the time to balance our checkbooks, clean our homes, wash our cars, cook our meals, and take good care of our children, we ought to stop every now and then to count our blessings. God blesses … Read the rest


Only in the South… | Column

Posted on March 2, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

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I’m not what you’d call a globe-trotter, but I’ve seen some of America. You’ll find good people everywhere, but boy, are we different. A rancher in Wyoming doesn’t talk, eat, vote, or socialize the way a florist from Key West … Read the rest


Bring it on, Devil…God’s got my back! | Faith

Posted on February 24, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Have you ever gotten up, prayed to God and thanked Him for another day, while asking for a good day; yet from that moment on, all **** seemed to break loose? If so, I share the feeling, for I know … Read the rest


Don’t run if you’re right! | Faith

Posted on February 24, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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The Bible says that “The wicked flee when no man pursueth, but the righteous are bold as a lion.” — Proverbs 28:1
When you are doing the right thing, you may find yourself in awkward or opposing situations … stand! … Read the rest


Jesus: The root of all true wisdom | Faith

Posted on February 24, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God
— 1 Corinthians 1:24

Have you ever stopped to ponder the root of wisdom? From where does it come? And, more importantly, where may we find it?
True wisdom does … Read the rest



Letter to the Editor

Posted on February 23, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Disappointed with followup of meeting

Dear Editor:
After a discussion with Dr. Franklin Foster, Colleton County school superintendent, on Feb. 1, I felt confident he would follow up on our conversation as promised, but was disappointed that he did not … Read the rest


God loved all of us so much that He spoke | Faith

Posted on February 17, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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“Thus says the Lord”
— Jeremiah 2:2

Where is the child of God that still trembles at these words? Who still knows their meaning? Where have the tears of the ransomed saints of Jesus gone, who when they hear these … Read the rest


For God so loved the world… | Faith

Posted on February 17, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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On Valentine’s Day, we will see so much of the colors red, pink, and white until it will be almost blinding. Many of us will be showing our love to others with gifts and flowers in these beautiful colors, or … Read the rest


Random thoughts | Column

Posted on February 16, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

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Random thoughts while folding the fourth load of laundry in two days:

  • Yes, I know some households blow through five loads a day, but we have no children at home, no sports uniforms, no multiple beds to strip… so whither
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Keeping the marriage flame aglow: Part II

Posted on February 10, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Almost one year ago to the date, I wrote an article entitled, “Keeping the Marriage Flame Aglow.” After it was published in this newspaper, a number of people told me how much the 40 ideas that I suggested to keep … Read the rest


Nature’s testimony: The signature of God across creation

Posted on February 10, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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“For His invisible attributes, namely, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly perceived, ever since the creation of the world, in the things that have been made. So they are without excuse.”
— Romans 1:20

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Life without WD-40 | Column

Posted on February 9, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

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My brother T-Bob called me last week. He’s pushing 60 and has 15-year-old twins, so he doesn’t know his own name half the time. He gets rattled easily, and by “easily” I mean “24/7.”

Widdle and I were driving to … Read the rest


Valentine’s Day poem

Posted on February 9, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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Valentine’s Day

It’s celebrated once every year
Not only to joy that it will bring
But can go deep and bring a tear.
Either way, you still want to sing.

At times, words will sound great
But should be spoken … Read the rest


Travel | Savannah: A literary visit

Posted on February 8, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

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By MARY GALLAGHER
Mary@Gallagherstravels.com

We are pretty lucky living in Walterboro which is so close to many wonderful destinations. Drive in any direction for just a few hours to find great experiences. Savannah, Ga., is one of those destinations that … Read the rest



Stress: The worst robber of your strength for life | Faith

Posted on February 3, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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As I was growing up, I recall hearing the word “stress,” but it was mostly used as a verb, meaning “to emphasize.” In my later adult years, I have constantly heard this word used more as a noun, meaning “a … Read the rest


Hearing the unspoken: The unseen ears of God | Faith

Posted on February 3, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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“So I prayed to the God of Heaven”
— Nehemiah 2:4

In this fourth verse of the book’s second chapter, the prophet of God and servant of King Artaxerxes, Nehemiah, is asked a question by the king that would dramatically … Read the rest


Is this a guy thing? | Column

Posted on February 2, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

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Do you use the same knife twice?

Last Saturday, I was conducting important research online—how many calories are in a cucumber?–when my husband, Widdle Baby, let out a bellow in the kitchen. Now, Widdle bellows when he’s happy, sad, confused, … Read the rest


Faith: What’s your reaction to what life throws at you?

Posted on January 27, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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According to well-known pastor and author, Charles R. Swindoll, “Life is 10 percent what happens to you and 90 percent how you react to it.”
In life we all go through the good and the bad. Every day is not … Read the rest



Column: Feeling sleepy yet?

Posted on January 26, 2019 5:05 pm by The Press and Standard

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Am I the only one who turns in at 9 p.m.? Raise your warm milk if you belong to the Early to Bed Club.

I wasn’t born this way. As Jimmy Buffett sings, “These days I’m up about the time … Read the rest


The fool and the philosopher: Become wise, not foolish | Faith

Posted on January 20, 2019 5:05 am by The Press and Standard

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“He must become foolish, so that he may become wise” –1 Corinthians 3:18

What is the universal difference that distinguishes the fool from the philosopher? Upon what standard are we to measure their intellect or the validity of their rambling? … Read the rest


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