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The Report…

Running a business, or a ministry, is becoming more complex than ever these days. It's not that there is necessarily more to do than in years past, but with increased security and the advances in technology, more and more ends ...

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Back to Teaching…

After almost 17 weeks of being absent from the corporate world while I recovered from my April knee injury, I finally made the trip to the Chicago area to work with one of the teams that I last saw in ...

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From the Past…

This has been a somewhat strange week for me. Doug and I spent time going through old papers and photos of family members who lived generations ago. Yes, there were photos of Mom and Dad, but in addition to those, ...

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Starting Seminary…

It's that time of year when students head back to school and eighteen years ago, after the turn of the century, Janet and I began to discuss the idea of me attending seminary. I requested information from a number of ...

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A Long, Long Time Ago…

in what seems like a galaxy far, far, away... Yes, it's been 45 years ago tonight since Janet and I were at our rehearsal dinner after having spent the late afternoon at Trinity Methodist Church with our bridal party and parents. ...

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Luke 128…

Every once in a while, when Janet and I are in the car, one of us spots a license plate that we find fascinating. Sometimes, you can tell that the person was trying to phonetically get some message across or, ...

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The Squirrel Family Acorn…

Back when our oldest daughter, Kristin, was a senior in college and working on her reading endorsement for her degree in Elementary Education, she wrote a book about a family of squirrels that lived in a tree that grew from ...

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Antipodal Day…

Well, to many of you, that may sound like something that doesn't exist - or at least, a day of celebration that you haven't heard of by that name. But you may have heard of it by another name - ...

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Retired…and Working…

Every so often, I meet with a friend of mine who is a coach and consultant, much the same as I am - with a little different client base than I serve. He has spent much of his career in ...

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Life…

This past week was one of those weeks. For starters, the downstairs ice maker quick working and it's been one of those appliances that has given us problems since we moved in. Andrew suggested that we not invest in fixing ...

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