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Our Culture – Downloadable and Disposable?

I am in Westfield, NJ tonight.  I came to visit one of my clients for the next several days and it was a rather long trip out here this afternoon.  Last night, we had violent thunderstorms in Indiana and today ...

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It May Be Painful, but You Won’t Die!

I was talking with my dear friend Roger this evening. We've done ministry together for a number of years now, and I don't know that I have ever met a man with a more humble spirit and more dedicated to ...

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Always “Just Right”

Janet and I are updating our master bathroom and today we went shopping for new rugs. After finding the right color, we laid the three sizes on the floor in the bath department of Macy's and quickly decided that one ...

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For I Am Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

I had my annual physical yesterday. To spare you the drama and cut to the chase, everything was great and I was pronounced healthy. I do take high blood pressure pills, and last year I had to get on a ...

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And They Shall Become One …….

Janet has been traveling this week, visiting her folks in Virginia, and today she returned home. I had been counting down the hours until she landed, and rather than circling the airport to pick her up outside baggage, I parked ...

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And Now, the Greatest Story Ever Told

If you have been following this blog for the last several days, I am sure that it has become evident to you that I love to tell stories. For some reason, most of my friends would tell you that I ...

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God’s Divine Plan – Remembering Life’s Defining Moments

I have always had a special soft spot for members of our military forces. Both my Dad and my father-in-law served in WWII and one of my grandfathers was a WWI veteran. Well, this afternoon, as I was getting ready ...

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Stuff – I Want More, but I Don’t Really Need More!

Yesterday morning, I dropped Janet off at the airport as she went to visit her parents in Williamsburg, Va. On the way back home, I noticed a large home for sale that we had looked at more than ten years ...

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Birthday Peace – Resting in the Arms of God

My life is a little hectic, and that's an understatement. I am always traveling, or trying to do three things at once, and it is easy to lose sight of any quiet time at all. So imagine how excited I ...

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Happy Birthday! – Understanding a Gift Received 48 Years Ago

It seems like such an anti-climactic way to start a blog. After all, I have been thinking about writing since my seminary days. The idea of a book sounds daunting, and so many of you have asked me ...

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