Author Archives: Benjamin Stocksdale

Christ Is

I left school feeling overwhelmed with the day and upcoming week. I have a test Thursday in Marketing and another test next Tuesday in Operations Management. As I thought through my week throughout the day I found very little “time” … Continue reading

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What’s it really worth?

The show ‘It’s Worth What!?’ tries to make people guess what some crazy items are worth. The items range from clothes, to antique furniture, to live animals. While an entertaining show, the premise is simple and the pricing is subjective, … Continue reading

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Shelter

The rain pounded against the window violently. The trees were swaying as the thunder shook the landscape. The birds were huddled in their bests, trying to shield each other from the torrent of rain. Foxes and creatures on the ground … Continue reading

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Face to Face & Running

Face to Face A smoking tower A burning flame To know One who saves Blackened skin And charred bones Only the ashes remain My life is gone Here no more Still my spirit weeps Weeps of praise Weeps of thanks … Continue reading

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The Boy of Treeland

There once was a boy, in a tree up high. He looked down at the world, what he saw made him cry. The thing he desired, yet so far away, ‘Maybe I will finally reach it one day.’ ‘If only … Continue reading

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My Journey Through Romans 8: Part 3 v. 18-30

The Bible bookends with two magnificent images.  The first being our creation by God, the perfect Earth he made for us, and our unity with God.  The end being our final redemption through the second coming of Christ, our perfect … Continue reading

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My Journey Through Romans 8: Part 2 v. 5-17

Flesh.  We are flesh.  If one performs a Google search using just the term flesh they find what one would expect to find.  Definitions of what the body is made of, tattoos, diseases of the flesh, and even a movie … Continue reading

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