Monthly Archives: September 2013

Why the World Still Needs My Church (And Yours)

Next month, my Church will celebrate 100 years of ministry.  To some of you – those who don’t attend Pinedale Christian Church – that may not sound like a big deal – just an excuse to plan a special service … Continue reading

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Is God’s Grace an Escape Hatch?

Have you ever gotten into a tough situation and started looking for an ESCAPE HATCH? The bullets start flying and the danger starts rising, and you try to find a magic portal, or a secret door, or a time machine, … Continue reading

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Entertainment Gone Bad: What Has Happened to Us?

My first instinct was to begin this blog by writing, “What has happened to Hollywood?” But that’s not the right question. Instead, I should ask: “What has happened to us?” On Friday night, some friends from one of our groups … Continue reading

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Fun/Profound (Video) – God Pie

I ran across this short (3 minute) video not long ago, and it made me smile. It also made me think . . . a lot. Pause for a moment and consider everything God has given you. Don’t let your … Continue reading

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They’ve Outgrown The Car Seat, So How Do I Strap In My Kids For The Ride of Life?

Those of you who are parents – do you remember the moment when everything changed? I’m not talking about the day you found out you were pregnant, or the day you heard the heart beat for the first time, or … Continue reading

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100 Things to Praise God For

A thankful heart changes everything. When we verbalize what is right in life, the gloom and troubles of this world seem to fade. A few years ago, I picked up a little book entitled 10,000 Things to Praise God For. … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned About Marriage

I was an idiot when I got married. Before those of you who know me blow up the comment section of this blog with reminders that I am still an idiot . . . yes, I know that . . … Continue reading

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