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The Rev. Tony W. Elder

Stories by The Rev. Tony W.

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TONY ELDER: Take time to say thanks to God, willingly and sincerely

One of the most common prayers of thankfulness some of us offer up is that of "saying grace", or the blessing, or the giving of thanks before we eat our meals. It has been a joy at times to hear my grandchildren recite such a prayer as the family has prepared to eat together.

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TONY ELDER: Acts of goodness should be inspired by our personal relationship with Christ

One day last week as I left a local business, I noticed an elderly gentleman standing in the parking lot next to his car. As I got closer, someone in another vehicle said something to the first man, indicating that they knew each other and were meeting at this location for some purpose.