Years ago, when I heard the term "the West", I pictured deserts, cowboys, cattle, saloons, etc..
Now, I realize that such things as the Rocky Mountains, mountain men, Daniel Boone, Davy Crockett, Lewis & Clark, etc. were also "the West".
A lot of this was in an environment of thick forests, heavy snow, people clothed in thick furs, which is radically different than the deserts, cowboys, etc.
From what I understand, a lot of this
A young man tells his Dad that he wants to move out so he could be free. Free to make his own decisions. Six months later he realized that he was not ready and needed to come back home so he could have the freedoms he lost when he moved out into the world.
True freedom is knowing and understanding the truth that Jesus teaches us in his word. The truth sets you free from temptation and sin.
The young man learned that his temptations were wrong when they went against
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