Tag: Faith

Warning: Faith Based Post Below

I hear talk in the church of why so many are leaving and yet they still believe in God. In the time of Jesus and right after, followers flocked to the faith, because it was truth and it set them free. Today, Christianity is based a lot on religion and less on the actual words…

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He Still Speaks in Parables

As I rummage around the word of God this morning I am taken back by the clues and hints our creator leaves behind and yet we, his creation, still miss them. We hear and see what tickles the ears and emotions and miss his meaning and wonder why the creation is in such disarray. When…

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RDTV Feb 14th 2016 “The Love Show”

Love is a word we toss around like candy in our culture today. But what is love really? We discover love in the stories of unusual and heartbreaking folks that will make you think differently about Love. Enjoy.

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Is That Your Real Story?

“Sometimes the story we’re telling the world isn’t half as endearing as the one that lives inside us.” Donald Miller FROM THE MOUTH OF BABES Speaking to a group of students at Churchill High School the other day something came out of my mouth that doesn’t very often land on the air outside my mouth.…

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“Not All Who Wander Are Lost” Changes Everything.

I’m not a guy who pays attention to Tee Shirt sayings. Oh, I don’t have anything against people who wear them but billboards on cloth just aren’t my thing. Today that changed. A kid with a Tee Shirt that read: “Not All Who Wander Are Lost” rocked my world. The words nag somehow awakened something…

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The Dung Is About To Hit The Fan

I don’t often write this straightforward about my views about God but the situation in Paris is causing me to step over a line just a bit. If this offends you I apologize. If it makes you mad you will get over it. If it challenges you, get in line. This Message is to the…

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Refuse to be a Puppet: Stop Conforming

I watched a movie on the airplane ride back from Boston that was “Based on True Facts.” What doe that mean, true facts? Does it mean the story is real or that one tiny element is factual and the remainder just good entertainment? I love to tell stories. I’m in the business of doing so.…

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Prayer: Perhaps It’s Not What We Think!

For the last decade or so prayer has been tough for me. The institutional church ruined the whole idea of prayer because what I was taught to do (how to pray) seems selfish and not like the prayers I read about that uttered from the lips of Jesus. I don’t buy into prosperity doctrine. To…

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Who is Producing My Life Story Anyway?

I’m Glad My Day Is Not Left Up To Me Setting The Stage: I had this moment today when dullness crept into my “feelers” and the “blues” began whispering in my ear. The day had its hiccups, coupled with after vacation catch-up, and you’ve got the makings for a disaster. I had an important lunch…

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