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    Yesterday, 01:07 PM
    Lord, you are the Great Arbiter of All Things. You know what we need better than we do. Please, merciful Lord, look upon us, and see what we direly need. And then Lord, please grant us the simple grace to do things for us we can't seem to effect...
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    Yesterday, 01:02 PM
    This passage always reminds me that what we hear, and how we answer, aren't always completely congruent with each other. It also illustrates how one word can mean several things, or degrees of things. The "feed my sheep" part, I think, clearly...
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    10-17-2018, 08:51 PM
    Oh. Did I tell you guys that JES is only about 35 mile up the road from me?:bigsmyl2::bigsmyl2::bigsmyl2:
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    10-15-2018, 12:39 AM
    My question is can this revolver safely shoot (fast enough to stabilize) a Lee 452- 300gr RNFP bullet? What would be a good powder choice? Looks like I need to keep them in the 14,000 PSI range. Titegroup, Red Dot, Unique, 2400?..... Will...
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    10-14-2018, 11:10 PM
    What do your cylinder throats measure? The bullets should be a snug slip fit into them with just finger pressure. Try a thin coat of BLL on top of you PC. Or ever a bit of LLA You may be surprised.....
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    10-14-2018, 10:49 PM
    I have a Rem 722 in 300 Savage that I want to turn into a 358 Win.
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    10-13-2018, 01:51 PM
    waco replied to a thread UGE Tube... in Cast Boolits
    Check out "The Reloaders Network"
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    10-13-2018, 12:23 PM
    ^^^This^^^ They work very well.
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    10-12-2018, 09:16 PM
    Best custom mold maker out there IMHO.
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    10-11-2018, 07:15 PM
    8 pounder of 2400 and H4895
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    10-11-2018, 04:38 PM
    Blackwater replied to a thread Copperheads in Our Town
    Copperheads are fairly rare here. We have many times the number of Canebreak (Timber) rattlers and eastern Diamondacks. We also have a very good quota of Cottomounths, too, mostly in the low lying places and the swamps around the river. And BTW,...
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    10-11-2018, 04:16 PM
    Hunting Pastor, I understand your position perfectly, I believe. But what then of those Jews who committed suicide on the Mtn. surrounded by the Romans, who were obviously about to storm the place and kill them, one and all? Did God condemn them...
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    10-11-2018, 04:07 PM
    Here we have a good example of why it's so difficult to discuss theology. Some believe one thing, and are haughty enough to think those who don't believe the same way are wicked or evil, and it's just not so! CHrist encouraged us to read and...
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    10-11-2018, 03:54 PM
    Newboy, indeed, God DID for a few moments, have to turn his face away from Christ while he hung on that old cross. But He's never turned away from me, or anyone I know. We may indeed separate ourselves from the full realization of His wonders, but...
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    10-11-2018, 03:49 PM
    Blackwater replied to a thread Looong few weeks in Our Chapel
    :^) Indeed, music DOTH hath power to soothe the savage beast!
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    10-11-2018, 03:46 PM
    This also reminds me of the way Christ said we had to come "like little children" to get the full benefit of all he so ardently tried to teach us. Children have a marvelous ability to "swallow whole" the things we and others try to teach them. ...
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    10-11-2018, 03:33 PM
    Amen, PB!!! It looks like the Supreme Court would recognize that in their efforts to keep gov't from establishing a particularly favored religion, they've made ATHEISM the official religion of record! I hope this changes, and soon. I suspect...
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    10-11-2018, 03:28 PM
    Amen. It's so flagrantly assumptive to think that if God doesn't answer our prayers like we WANT them to be answered, and as quickly as we want, then He's not there at all. What a willful way to see God! He's given us so many things, so many...
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    10-11-2018, 03:25 PM
    Lord, you have been so good to me! Last night, when the remnants of the Hurricane came through, you pushed it onward fast enough that it didn't really do much damage here. I pray that you will bless those who were so hard hit by this great storm. ...
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    10-08-2018, 03:54 PM
    God doesn't harden anyone's hearts, though there's no doubt in my mind that he COULD if he wanted to. But he allows hearts to become hardened. I'm not entirely sure which scenario applies to the Pharoah. Remember, the Bible IS a translation, and...
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    10-08-2018, 03:45 PM
    Great post! And it's very true. Where and when we usually fall short, or go astray, is when we're toodling along, nothing much going on around us, no big concerns, etc. Those are the times we most need to be on our guard, for if we're not...
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    10-08-2018, 03:39 PM
    Sometimes, as easily as it's been from time to time in my life, to be lured away from God's will for me, and toward my own desires, I have felt literally "alone" because I knew God was no longer walking with me in the places I was going. I may have...
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    10-08-2018, 03:26 PM
    Lord, Charles needs you badly. Please reach down your mighty hand, and touch his shoulder, that his pains might be eased, and his mind quelled. Let him know you're there, and that you will abide with him to the end, and that you love him and want...
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    10-08-2018, 03:23 PM
    Bazoo, sometimes, our faith gets tested, and we are challenged to remain firm and resolute and steadfast in our beseechments and actions to help another we love. This is your test. Hang in there, and keep praying. It's all you can really do, and...
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    10-08-2018, 03:17 PM
    Wow! Now THAT is a powerful message, and a thought that escapes many who read the Bible, even if they read it 1,000 times! Thanks for an insight that I have rarely heard before.
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    10-08-2018, 03:14 PM
    Blackwater replied to a thread Thank you Lord in Our Chapel
    Amen. What a beautiful prayer!
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    10-08-2018, 03:13 PM
    Blackwater replied to a thread Prayer Request in Our Chapel
    May your wife's friends' challenge be met with faith and courage and honor. And may she be fully healed. Cancer today, is not the "death sentence" it once was. Many, many cancer survivors walk among us here and everywhere we go today. Give your...
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    10-08-2018, 03:11 PM
    Great post. Any time we separate ourselves from God (He NEVER separates himself from us!), and go our own way rather than His, we are sinning and virtually always, messing up BIG time! It takes time and some significant experience to really...
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BP Bronze Point IMR Improved Military Rifle PTD Pointed
BR Bench Rest M Magnum RN Round Nose
BT Boat Tail PL Power-Lokt SP Soft Point
C Compressed Charge PR Primer SPCL Soft Point "Core-Lokt"
HP Hollow Point PSPCL Pointed Soft Point "Core Lokt" C.O.L. Cartridge Overall Length
PSP Pointed Soft Point Spz Spitzer Point SBT Spitzer Boat Tail
LRN Lead Round Nose LWC Lead Wad Cutter LSWC Lead Semi Wad Cutter
GC Gas Check