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14 Dec

How Do You Want To Be Remembered?

North County has lost a great friend in the person of Pastor Mike Reed, Senior Pastor of Calvary Chapel Oceanside. I have known Mike for 25 years and did ministry...

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7 Dec

Memorable Moments

This time of the year is special in so many ways. For many, seasonal music tops the list of things we look forward to. I have a rule at my house; nothing Christmas till Thanksgiving is in the rearview mirror.

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7 Nov

Changes

1 Cor. 15 tells of a day Christians look forward to. It says that “we shall all be given new bodies! For our earthly bodies, the ones we have now that can die, must be transformed or changed into heavenly

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26 Oct

Bucket List

"A person may have many plans in their heart. But the Lord’s purpose wins out in the end." ~ Proverbs 19:21. Engage in a conversation with someone who’s planning to do something special,

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16 Oct

A Waste of Time?

Probably one of the best known verses in the bible, that affirms the worth of man, is John 3:16. It tells us that; “God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever

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5 Oct

Beacons of Hope

For the last several months we have been preparing for the Nov 1st opening of the winter shelter. Deuteronomy 15:11 is always in the back of my mind as this time approaches.

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29 Sep

Reunions

I like it when I run into old friends. Lately it’s been at doctor’s offices and funeral services. And, as a pastor, I see some friends twice a year at church on Easter and Christmas.

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26 Sep

Amazing People

Readers Digest has a section called “The most unforgettable character I ever met.” Growing up in Encinitas, I had numerous encounters with Ida Truax, who was one of those amazing unforgettable people.

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11 Sep

Sticks and Stones

I had an amazing mother. She did the best she could, considering that I was who she was saddled with. Ours was not a religious home so her training in child development probably came from the pages of Reader's

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5 Sep

Fire In The Hole

“God has given each of you some special abilities; be sure to use them to help each other, passing on to others God’s many kinds of blessings.” ~ 1 Peter 4:10 (The Living Bible)

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