Author Archives: David Smith

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The Hypocrisy of Virtue

“Beware of no man more than of yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us.” – Charles Spurgeon I’ll never forget the conversation I had with my little girl about a week after she started kindergarten. Stephanie seemed upset as … Continue reading

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Apple vs FBI: Why Apple Needs to Give It Up

If I murdered a few of my neighbors and hid their bodies in my basement, should I be able to invoke my right to privacy to prevent the police from searching my home? If I was laundering money for a … Continue reading

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Is It Really God’s Fault?

A person’s own folly leads to their ruin, yet their heart rages against the Lord.  (Proverbs 19:3, NIV) Do you know people who are always complaining? No matter how much they try, things always seem to go wrong? Do they … Continue reading

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Fleecing the Next Generation

My conscience bothered me a little bit at first, but as time went on it became easier and easier. Before long, I didn’t even give it a second thought. Some time ago, I was short on cash the day before … Continue reading

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Remembering the Day I Became Old

I could never have foreseen how my ego would be crushed on that fateful day. It was one of those moments in life that you never forget.  I can still remember it like it was yesterday… My wife and I … Continue reading

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Stop Me Before I Hoard Again!

I knew we were in trouble when I found my deceased father-in-law’s leg under the bed in the guest room. They say that you can’t begin to rehabilitate yourself until you admit that you have a problem, so I’ll bare … Continue reading

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