St Paul's Anglican Church, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

September Archive

September 27, 2013

Hart to Heart

THE FROG HAT

by Robert Hart

 

My 9-year-old's last-second request surprised his doctor and taught me a valuable lesson.

Last fall my 9-year-old son, Austin, had his tonsils removed. Before the surgery, Austin 's anesthesiologist came to start an IV. He was wearing a cool surgical cap covered in colorful frogs. Austin loved that "frog hat."

The doctor explained that he had two choices.

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September 20, 2013

Gospel

Dying to Breathe

by Lanier Nail

The saying is not true.  "What doesn't kill you makes you stronger."  No, not necessarily.  The difficulties that tempt us to despair do not necessarily make us stronger.  It is possible to deal with difficulties in such a way that we become less strong, less solid, and less real.  We become shallow because refusing to plunge with faith into the depths of whatever menacing sea confronts us, the assignment with which God has entrusted us, results in nothing more than a shallow life spent playing in a kiddy pool of our own addictions and lusts.  

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September 17, 2013

Hart to Heart

Trials…Opportunities…and Faithfulness

by Robert Hart

 

Trials…are not enemies of faith, but

Opportunities…to prove God's

Faithfulness.

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September 10, 2013

Hart to Heart

IS THE HOLY SPIRITPERSON?”

by Robert Hart

MANY PEOPLE FIND THE HOLY SPIRIT CONFUSING

Is the Holy Spirit a force, a person, or something else?

So….What does the Bible teach?

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September 3, 2013

Hart to Heart

OUR GREATEST NEED

by Robert Hart

 

IF OUR GREATEST NEED… had been oilGod would have sent us a geologist.

IF OUR GREATEST NEED…had been money…God would have sent a financial planner.

IF OUR GREATEST NEED…had been pleasure..God would have sent us an entertainer.

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