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Name: Jim Newton 
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Articles written: 76

 About Self
Though a lifelong writer, I wanted a vast assortment of life experiences on different levels before I put myself out there as a serious contender. The reason for this was I promised my pen to God. I fought a great battle with our Father due to the horrific situations I encountered in Vietnam. I was angry with a God that would allow such inhumanity by man upon man. I fought him, I blasphemed him, I desecrated his holy ground…as a last and fatal blow to him, I and a friend set about exposing the Bible as a fraud…like men better equipped than we have not taken on that same mission. He won. I mean, hands down, God beat me to a pulp, but not with the sword of blood…with the sword of love. I slashed away with my puny sword that had little effect from the start, but, when we hit The Sermon on the Mount, my blade snapped. I threw up the white flag and awaited death. My Father did not strike me down with lightning or send an army of angels to destroy me. He simply loved and forgave me. He took me in to his home telling me how much he had missed me. Though undeserved, He made me an honored inhabitant. I write for the glory of my loving Lord…as inept as I am.
Article Archives
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01/27/15 Like a Ball Rolling Uphill 41 Free to Share
01/17/15 God In a Box 59 Free to Share
12/29/14 Depression 55 Free to Share
12/23/14 How Different It Would Have Been 40 Free to Share
12/17/14 Affected Any Lives lately 71 Free to Share
12/12/14 It's Christmastime, Time to Worry 74 Free to Share
12/10/14 Are We Asked to Have Blind Faith? 83 For Sale
11/27/14 Thanksgiving 60 Free to Share
11/20/14 That Guy Needs an Attitude Adjustment 95 Free to Share
11/04/14 Can We Smile and Laugh? 53 Free to Share
11/02/14 A Risky Move 104 Free to Share
10/29/14 An Odd Ship and Crew 57 Free to Share
10/23/14 Lost Children 76 Free to Share
10/19/14 What is Grace? 77 Free to Share
09/30/14 Instant Gratification 73 Free to Share
09/23/14 Suffering 59 Free to Share
09/02/14 Can You Spare a Moment? 76 For Sale
08/26/14 Redemption 64 For Sale
07/30/14 Tell Me about Love 69 Free to Share
07/17/14 The Sixteen Dollar Bank Robbery 85 For Sale
07/16/14 What Not Why? 76 Free to Share
07/04/14 The Summer Job 92 Free to Share
07/04/14 It Cannot Be That Simple or Can It? 114 Free to Share
06/26/14 Adversity 76 Free to Share
06/17/14 Trust Me, I'll Be There 110 For Sale
06/16/14 Faith and Faithfulness 94 For Sale
06/11/14 Looks Like a Good Crop This Year 91 For Sale
06/10/14 Do We Believe or Not? 108 Free to Share
06/07/14 Cheer Up 138 Free to Share
05/20/14 Power in Simplicity 151 Free to Share
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Challenge Articles
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12/02/14 God Always Answers
11/08/14 Aside from the War
08/12/14 A Love Story
07/23/14 Anyone In There?
07/13/14 Ain't He Changed
06/07/14 Who Was That Man!
04/22/14 You Think the Refugees in Sudan Have It Tough
04/13/14 The Gift of Obstacles
03/08/14 A Writer?
02/26/14 My Friend
02/19/14 Overwhelmed
02/09/14 The Road to Self Destruction
02/04/14 It’s Just Chuck
01/26/14 Be Someone's Light at the End of the Tunnel
01/19/14 Faith and Trust
01/14/14 Our Lord Has No Apparent End
01/08/14 Looking Back
11/02/13 Pigs Serve Our Lord

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