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Principle Failure

I was reading an article called 10 Principles for New Christians a few minutes ago, but had enough by the time I read the first three. Principle number 1 addressed daily Bible reading as nutrition and stated that the more … Continue reading

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Faith and Faithfulness

Monday I spent some time with a close friend who is in ICU recovering from surgery on his spine. The doctors removed a very fast growing cancer and reinforced his spine with screws to avoid a paralyzing fracture. During our … Continue reading

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Processing Purpose

Many years ago I was blessed to learn from a wise spiritual leader who had the ability to upset my paradigm with a single sentence. One of her little nuggets of truth has stuck with me throughout the years, and … Continue reading

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All Authority

I was recently marveling at the phrase Jesus uttered when he said “all authority has been given to me in heaven and in earth” Continue reading

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The power is in the relationships

I don’t think a week goes by that I’m shown the power of relationships. Continue reading

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got faith?

Jesus was talking to his disciples one day and used the reference “if you have faith as a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you.” -Matthew’s gospel.
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God’s good

Father is more concerned with relationship than miracles. I already knew that but he just reaffirmed it to me again. My dad is losing his battle with cancer. He probably won’t make it to see August. I talked with my … Continue reading

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Word of Faith

I’m a word of faith kind of guy. Wait, before you hit the delete button or roll your eyes in disgust, check this out. I love revisiting paradigms from the religious institutional days, but viewing them from the lens of … Continue reading

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Shake off the dust

I was recently at a meet-up group for Christian business folks. It was fascinating to see how they were wanting to develop relationships focused on business not just to discuss Christianity and business. Yet as the meeting went on I … Continue reading

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So Close, So Far

A few days ago a young man came to our house to repair the a/c unit. He asked me about my “occupation”, which, led to a discussion on religion vs. relationship. The extent of his “faith” was that he believed … Continue reading

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