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Behind SECOND BLESSING

Jonathan Swift said, “We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another.” SECOND BLESSING ponders this truth through the ramblings of Mildred Stanford Hayes, an elderly “prim and proper” lady in rural Alabama, … Continue reading

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More SECOND BLESSING Quotes

Life is mostly about dying anyway. We never grow accustom to the permanent shadow, no matter how often it falls.  Sometimes it seems like all life is is sayings, one worn-out cliché after another. Momma always said, ‘God takes care … Continue reading

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SECOND BLESSING QUOTES

Life is like that old seasick joke. First, you pray cause you’re afraid you’re going to die. Then, you pray cause you’re afraid you’re not.   Appearances won’t get you into Heaven.   I don’t care if the streets of … Continue reading

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SECOND BLESSING

CHAPTER ONE SHE WAITED FOR REVIVAL TO begin. Sitting on the right-hand side of the Damascus Southern Baptist Church, near the middle of the fourth pew. A gold plaque stuck on each end sanctified TO THE LOVING MEMORY OF ARTHUR … Continue reading

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SECOND BLESSING

“We have just enough religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love one another.”  Jonathan Swift Mildred doesn’t think she’s holier-than-thou; she knows it. Her Second Blessing confirms it. But after choking on Communion, she begins … Continue reading

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DEARLY BELOVED

DEARLY BELOVED is a 99 cents Amazon Countdown Deal until April 8, 2017! KUMBAYA NIGHT The lights went out. “Welcome to Dearly Beloved’s Kumbaya Night,” a Charlton Heston like voice boomed from overhead. “A spectacular for the soul. Tonight we … Continue reading

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Consistency

Originally posted on Brevity:
? I feel your touch When I’m alone. Life’s never too much On our own. ? I see your smile Inside my heart, No matter the mile We’re not apart. ? I hear your voice Wherever…

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