Monthly Archives: January 2007

Encouraging Words

Knowing my week would involve a couple of alligator wrestling matches, dealing with a cantankerous heater, some insurance company nonsense and a couple of cranky old coots, God sent numerous blessings my way last week in the form of encouraging … Continue reading

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Move over MySpace; ShoutLife is here

Not too long ago, Maggie asked, “How do Christian parents handle “MySpace”? I posted a response to this question on her blog in which I pointed her to an excellent post by Mark Strohm (click here). Here, Mark offers a … Continue reading

Posted in Blogroll, Family, internet safety, Parenting | 8 Comments

Frustrations and the Holy Spirit’s Fruit

I went to the bank to make a deposit a couple of days ago. There was only one teller on duty at this small branch. The line was long. I waited patiently for the five people who were in front … Continue reading

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A Most Majestic Mission

Romans 10:13 sets forward a bold declaration: “Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.” This quote from the Messianic message of Joel 2:32, serves as a synecdoche (a figure of speech in which a part … Continue reading

Posted in Blogroll, Christian Living, Christian Missions, Discipleship Training, Evangelism, Following Jesus, Kingdom Living, Missional Church, Missional Living, Writing Samples | 14 Comments

Tagged, Again!

Here’s a tag that is actually kinda’ cool. Matt Wilson of Living the Story; Embodying the Kingom fame tagged me on Tuesday, but I’m just now getting around to getting this done. Here’s how it works: Here is how it … Continue reading

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Are You Living a Blessed Life?

A man went into a restaurant and said, “Do you serve crabs here?” And the waiter said, “Why, yes sir, we serve anybody here.” Have you noticed some people have an incredible ability to go with the flow, without ever … Continue reading

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More Fun Than Picking Tomatoes

I’ve been tagged by two of my favorite bloggers: Jim Martin and Mark Wilson. Each wants me to share five odd or interesting facts about myself that most others would not know. What are five things that no one knows … Continue reading

Posted in Blogroll, Books, Family, humor, Personal | 11 Comments