|It's déjà vu all over again (standard:Inspirational stories, 908 words)|
|Author: Godspenman||Added: Jan 03 2010||Views/Reads: 1515/814||Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)|
|New Year's Day was filled with lots of excitement, plenty of grandchildren running around and enough food on the table to eliminate world hunger. Actually, it did eliminate my ravishing hunger, at least for the day.|
Click here to read the first 75 lines of the story it did in January 2009. I believe there should be a Congressional investigation into this rather serious hoax being played on the American people. After all, if someone promises something to be new, and brand-new at that, it should be downright new. I think I go along with Solomon, the wisest man in the world, who said, "The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun" (Ecclesiastes 1:9 KJV). This so-called "New Year," is simply the "Old Year" repackaged for the unsuspecting. For some people it will take six months into the "New Year" before they realize this awesome truth. People make New Year's resolutions, which are simply the old resolutions from the year before. Some of them go back decades. Nothing really changes. By the time February, which is the same February as last year, rolls around those new resolutions are tainted with some serious aging. But there is a greater than Solomon that I appealed to. He said, "And he that sat upon the throne said, Behold, I make all things new. And he said unto me, Write: for these words are true and faithful" (Revelation 21:5 KJV). I will leave the creation of "new," to the one who knows how to make all things new. Tweet
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