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She took care of herself …

“Take care of widows who are destitute. If a widow has family members to take care of her….” 1 Timothy 5:3 My mother-in-law was a scrappy little woman—barely eighty pounds when she died at age 89.  Marion suffered much grief, tragically losing her … Continue reading

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Keep a check on yourself …

“If a person is involved in some serious sins, you don’t want to become an unwilling accomplice. In any event, keep a close check on yourself.” 1 Timothy 5:22-23 When I was twelve we moved off the farm to a … Continue reading

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Who will take care of you?

“Anyone who neglects to care for family members [specifically widows] in need repudiates the faith. That’s worse than refusing to believe in the first place.” 1 Timothy 5:8 In 1 Timothy 5, Paul makes these suggestions about widows: • Take … Continue reading

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