Love, marriage, sex issue

February 10th, 2020 | Posted by jameswatkins in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

It’s time again for my favorite posts, cartoons and videos on one of my favorite subjects! First, my five-year-old nephew shares his thoughts about love on this video: Then click for over 20 of my favorite posts on love, marriage and sex. Finally, a brand new video: Finding Real, Lasting Love Have a wonderful Valentine’s …
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Walking on Water

February 3rd, 2020 | Posted by jameswatkins in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

One of the things I loved best about my uncle’s lakeside property was strolling out on the dock, off the end of the diving board and continuing to walk across the water. I would stroll out to the middle of Graham Lake, then turn and look back at the shore hundreds of feet away. It …
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I love the story of Gideon: not the guy who keeps leaving his Bible in hotel rooms, but the Jewish judge who describes himself as “the least in my entire family.” God has called Gideon to liberate the Israelis from the cruel oppression of the Midianites. But to defeat the enemy of over 100,000 troops, …
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Nearly 2,000 years ago, St. Paul wrote, “There is no longer Jew or Gentile, slave or free, male and female. For you are all one in Christ Jesus” (Galatians 3:28). So, on this MLK Day, here are some of my favorite columns that explore equality: • Am I a “feminist”? Yes and no! Gender equality …
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In advance of the National March for Life on January 24, here are some of my favorite newspaper columns on pro-life issues: • Text from “Planned Bank Robbery” video • Capital punishment: serious questions • Ethuanasia and “dying with dignity” • Is it a life or a choice? • Pro-life graphics for posting • Pro-life …
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Text of video, plus, other resources for overcoming giants: • Listen to my keynote from Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference, I’m a Giant Killer! • David and the Giant Publishers: Encouragement for writers If you found this helpful, please share it on your social networks. Thanks!

My resolution for 2020 is to move from text to video in the New Year. Yep, 80 percent of website traffic will be video by the end of the year. But don’t worry, you’ll still find text versions and lots of related links as well. And now, some of my favorite New Year posts. • …
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Top ten posts for 2019

December 30th, 2019 | Posted by jameswatkins in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

I have in my right hand, direct from my home office in Corn Borer, Indiana, today’s category: Top ten posts from 2018. (Number in parentheses, 2018 ranking.) 10. My bio sheet (10) 9. The Easter story in chronological order (22) 8. Top ten verses Donald Trump may want to read (62) 7. “Coming Out” My …
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“Peace on earth” seems only a hollow Christmas card cliche today what with civil wars, terrorist attacks and rioting in the streets throughout the world. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow didn’t feel in much of a holiday mood either when he heard the bells on Christmas Eve during the Civil War. His wife had been burned to …
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A visit from Jeff Bezos

December 20th, 2019 | Posted by jameswatkins in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

‘Tis the week before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature is stirring, except for my mouse. The wishes are posted on Amazon’s list, in hopes that Jeff Bezos had stocked all the gifts. When what to my wondering eyes did appear, but a delivery drone a-hovering near! Away to the front porch …
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