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Why I Love Being A Hubber On Hubpages

Updated on December 25, 2009

How do I love Hubpages, let me count the ways.

As I reflected on the great and many opportunities that God has bestowed upon me this year, I could not over-look my blessing called Hubpages, nor it's founder's and it's creator's. Truly, first and foremost, I thank God for being my all and all, my everything. I thank God for His provision and for His protection. Not just for me alone, but God has watched over all of my children, and my grand babies.

God has continued to strengthen my marriage, and has increased my love and friendship with my wife. God continues to bless and keep her, as He walks her into being the picture of perfection, a vessel used in His service. God has kept my brother and my sisters, and their families, in a special way. And God continues to pour out His spirit in our church, bringing me one new son in the ministry this year, two new deacons, and many other sons and daughters.

This year I was blessed to have written and released my first book, entitled, " It Took A Cross To Raise Me." A book that pulls back the covers of my own life, and shows the places where the nails went in. A book that walks each reader through my hurts and pains, and my joys and jubilations. But more than anything else, a book that shows us how God orchestrates our lives, form beginning to end, from the cradle to the grave, being the Great Puppet Master in the Heaven. " Before I formed you in your mother's womb, I knew you."

I must admit, that I am far from even being considered amongst the best authors or writers, for there are many here, without a doubt, that I do consider great, but I'm just one who does love to write. And Hubpages gives me that opportunity. Hubpages has given me an avenue to express my thoughts and sentiments, along with the Divine Word of God, and share it with people of like minds and like interests. Hubpages is also versatile, which gives each writer a wide variety of topics to choose from for the assembling of their Hubs.

I thank God for being led to Hubpages, and the way everything is operated. Hubpages has order, and in the short time that I've been here, I am made aware, that their prescribed order is respected and observed by the multitudes of Hubbers whose writings grace their pages.

What's also fascinating to me, is the warmth of my fellow Hubber's. Hubber's who reached out to me, and invited me into their communities. Hubber's who are listed on our pages as fans or follower's. But these people, though we've never met personally, have become friends. These people have become my Brothers and Sisters. I think of RevLady, who has from my very first hub, never neglected to come by, and leave an encouraging comment.

I think of my Sis. DeBorrah, Sis. DrpastorCarlotta, and Sis. Judah's Daughter who continues to inspire me with their words of strength, knowing that some of our struggles have been so much the same. And also knowing that the God we serve, truly is one God.

I'm blessed to have come across Putz Ballard, who is just a regular down to earth guy. A guy who does not seem to be at all egotistical, arrogant, or puffed-up, and a man who loves God, life, and his family.

My Bros. Ken R. Abell and Presigo, are always there for me with a strong word, and they are also great writers whose hubs I follow, and am inspired by.

I can't call the name of every friend that I've made since coming to Hubpages, and if in doing so, I'm afraid that I may, as careful as I'd try to be, over-look someone, or leave someone out. I had to say that, because I want all of my friends to know that they're loved and appreciated, even if I didn't include your name here. As they say in our circles, " Charge it to my Head, and not my Heart." I even thank all the Hubber's who have come by my pages and left comments, who will be included in my ever growing circle of friends.

Many thanks and well wishes to Hubpages for giving us these pages that we use as instruments of our expressions.


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    • skye2day profile image

      skye2day 7 years ago from Rocky Mountains

      God preacher Beautiful hub voted up In love your transparency and your love for the LORD. Awesome. I was led to hub pages and my life has changed because of it. God sent me here as he did you and I am so grateful for the host of friends.GLORY TO GOD CONGRATS on your book. I will have to check that out. I just wrote a hub knit in mothers womb as a dedication to my new grand baby boy. My first and I am so Blessed. 'Keep preachin it' as mkensie from the hubs says. She is awesome. Many More Blessings.

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      Judah's Daughter 8 years ago from Roseville, CA

      godpreacher, my BROTHER! Here I thought I was logged into my Judah's Daughter account and was still on my Carrie Bradshaw account! lol So here I am! Thank you so much for your kind words! There is such a beautiful Christian community here, called to HubPages to spread the gospel, amen! I love my HubPages family and have only met one in person, yet we are instantly united in the love of Christ! Everyone has a unique flavor of ministry and they surely make up a fragrant tree of tasty fruit, amen!! O taste and see that the Lord is good! God bless you as you continue His work here, for we are all fellow laborers unto His glory!

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      Carrie Bradshaw 8 years ago from Manhattan

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      Pastor Dr. Carlotta Boles 8 years ago from BREAKOUT MINISTRIES, INC. KC

      I am honored to be your Fan and friend!!! This HUB is so thankful. Your writings are meant to be here on Hubpages for a special reason! It's not by mistake that your HERE!!!!! Your wonderful in God's eye's and your writings are wonderful as well! Keep being obedient, because your special and your ministry is of God!!!!! Blessings to you and yours!!!!!

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      DeBorrah K Ogans 8 years ago

      godpreacher, Wonderful hub! It is so comforting knowing that "Before I formed you in your mother's womb I knew you..." That is DEEP! This is how we know that God has a plan and a purpose for us from the beginning!

      I am honored to have met you here on The HubPages as well! Continue to Praise God for the many Blessings He continues to allow in your life! God is truly GOOD! "Give honor to whom honor is due..." I pray that The LORD grows your congregation beyond what you ever imagined, as you minister to them the "WORD" in SPIRIT & in TRUTH! The Lord has prepared you for great things through your perserverance and faithfulness! Yes, Praise God for The HubPages!

      I am humbled by your kind words again it has been a pleasure my brother! Thank you for sharing, Love & Blessings!

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      itakins 8 years ago from Irl

      Lovely thoughtful hub-

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      RevLady 8 years ago from Lantana, Florida

      godpreacher, your godly love and humility exudes radiantly from this hub. I am touched by your sense of thanksgiving to God, your family, fellow hubbers and to Hubpages, which is indeed a blessing and many of us, like yourself, appreciate its value.

      This hub is reflective of the soul of a man anointed by God to preach good news to a hurting world and to proclaim freedom for those held bondage in the unyielding chains of Satan. May God continue to bless your ministry both here and at your place of worship.

      This complimentary hub is a wonderful gift to your present and future fans. Thank you.

      Forever His,

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      Putz Ballard 8 years ago

      Thanks godpreacher, it is my privilege to have met you on hub pages.