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October 20 Minute Message

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Listen to the Audio It’s beginning to happen all around us – just open your eyes to the beauty. Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute message. For those who have never lived in southern Indiana, they may not quite understand the thrill. The...

October 13 Minute Message

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Listen to the Audio You’ve heard this before, “Imitation is the highest form of flattery.”  Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute message.  As autumn progresses, I miss the sounds of songbirds around our home and none sings...

Encouragement for Parenting

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There is much to remember about parenting. On Sunday, Tom preached about parenting and the end of his sermon is worth reading and repeating... Here is the bottom line: Do your best to make growing up for children as positive and pleasant as it can be. Shelter them a bit - there will be...

September 29 Minute Message

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Listen to the Audio “Every word is a seed. If you plant crab apples, don’t count on harvesting Golden Delicious.” Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute message. Autumn made its grand entrance last week and I’m looking forward to a...

September 22 Minute Message

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a physician, a world famous writer and a master at observation and problem solving. He authored numerous articles, short stories, and historical novels, but is best remembered as the creator of that eccentric, fictional sleuth, Sherlock Holmes. Hi, I’m Tom...

September 15 Minute Message

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Listen to the Audio We don’t get many chances to make a good first impression. Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute message. Thomas Jefferson, our third president and a gifted leader, brought several changes to our nation’s capital in his...

September 8 Minute Message

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Listen to the Audio It has been wisely said, “Our greatest fear should not be of failure, but of succeeding at something that doesn’t really matter”. Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian church with a minute message. For many, Labor Day is simply the last...

September 1 Minute Message

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Listen to the Audio Author Og Mandino wrote, “Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if he or she were going to die by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do so with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same...

August 25 Minute Message

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Listen to Audio William Ward wrote, “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.”  Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute message.  Summer is the only season...

August 18 Minute Message

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Listen to the Audio The beginning of school always brings to mind special memories for me as a father. Perhaps you feel the same. Hi, I’m Tom Ellsworth from Sherwood Oaks Christian Church with a minute message.  I enjoy walking but some walks have left me breathless. Let me explain...

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