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From: "Forthright Magazine" <forthrightmag@...>
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2007 17:19:19 -0300
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Straight to the Cross


COLUMN: Decisions

Constantly Pray
by J. Randal Matheny

A 13-year-old girl won an LG competition by being
the quickest to send cell phone text messages.

American Morgan Pozgar thumb-typed, in 15
seconds, the word "supercalifragilisticexpiali-
docious," from the Mary Poppins song.

She said she sends more than 8,000 text messages
per month to friends and family.

The Creator wants to receive our frequent
messages. Instead of being quick, they need to be
sincere, coming from people obedient to his will
and who do everything to please him.

And instead of nonsense words, he desires words
from the heart.

This way, you win.

When was the last time you send him a message?
The next-to-last time? The penultimate time?
The ...

"Constantly pray" (1 Thessalonians 5:17 NET).

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Translated from the Portuguese-language devotional
email, "Deus Conosco" [God with Us]:
http://deusconosco.com

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