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Devotions for Life

Depression’s Darkness

“After this, opened Job his mouth” (Job 3:1).
1935 saw the darkest depths of the Great Depression never before experienced nor equaled in the United States. A man with one of the first car rental agencies in Kansas City, Missouri lost his bank assets when the institution folded with no federal insurance backing. Fire destroyed the showroom and the attic where a friend-custodian resided, a personal shock. With no cars rented, income ceased and the house was foreclosed. It became too much to handle, there was no help and he took his own life. He was my father. I was ten, my sister four, and our strong faith mother scrubbed floors in a downtown hotel.


Around The Cross We See… Part 1

All of us are guilty of the death of Jesus on the cross
Hebrews 6:6 (KJV)
If they shall fall away, to renew them again unto repentance; seeing they crucify to themselves the Son of God afresh, and put him to an open shame.


A Workman’s Might

“Whatever your hands find to do, do it with all your might” (Eccl. 9:10).

It was 3:35 A.M., December 25, my 15th birthday, my third year of work as I began dressing for the light snow and 14 degree temperature waiting outside. Probably, I’d use my bike on the route today, which began four blocks from home. Kansas City Journal copies would have to be wrapped and porched, which meant walking close to houses to prevent hitting windows or milk bottles.