Category Archives: Disappointment

The Thrill Of Victory or The Agony Of Defeat On The Bus Route

The Thrill of Victory or the Agony of Defeat (This was originally a bus report in the middle of a “winter slump”; enjoy) When bus numbers are down, I can still be happy – I am not embarrassed about poor attendance on … Continue reading

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“Your Past” – A poem to encourage a friend who had a past of which they were ashamed.

When I was a teenager, a friend told me that they had a past of which they were ashamed. They thought that when I found out about their past that our friendship would be over. At the time, I was … Continue reading

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How to keep from getting hurt in the bus ministry

Things I can do to keep from getting hurt in the bus ministry – Stay home on Saturday – Wash and wax my car – Go for a quiet walk – Pull weeds and work in the garden – Pray … Continue reading

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What Good Things Can Come From Low Numbers On The Bus?

Low numbers on the bus cause me to pray more – I begin to ask God for more help I begin to be more earnest in my search for new riders – I realize that new riders will be the … Continue reading

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Pictures Of Compassion #03 – Ruth 1:1 – God had compassion on Israel

This year in our Sunday School departments, we are studying compassion as found in the Book of Ruth. We are looking at compassion demonstrated by the key characters and illustrated by laws of God mentioned in the Book. My desire, as … Continue reading

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8 Mistakes That Cause Us To Lose Our Compassion For Others

8 Mistakes That Cause Us To Lose Our Compassion For Others A recent news release told of a Charlotte, North Carolina, woman who set a world record while playing a convenience store video game. After standing in front of the … Continue reading

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How to keep from getting hurt in the bus ministry

Things I can do to keep from getting hurt in the bus ministry – Stay home on Saturday – Watch all the football games for the next several months – Wash and wax my car – Go for a quiet … Continue reading

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