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  • When a Rooster Trumps a Raven

    I wonder if that sound affected him for the rest of his life. A cock’s crow. It’s the sound he would have heard, taken for granted even, for hundreds of mornings before that one. As a boy, the roosters throughout his village would have greeted countless morning stars with their alarms. He may have been …[ read more ]

  • Who Will You Let Tell You Your Own Story?

    When the year is new but it’s the same old you walking into it, surrounded by the identical supporting cast from last year and a plot that feels like an under-budget rehash of material you know too well, When your mood flits between grateful and glum depending on the stories flashing past in your Facebook …[ read more ]

  • Who Moved the Finish Line?

    Imagine running a race with no clear finish line. My father was a high school athlete back in the early fifties and loves to reminisce. My favorite story is not one of his glory, but one of his arrogance. Dad was a baseball player and he was fast. So fast, his coach challenged the track …[ read more ]

  • Finding the Indestructible You in the Christmas Story

    **Dear Readers, I know many of you hope to switch off social media and other distractions to focus on Jesus, loved ones, ministry, and rest over the days surrounding Christmas. This is my plan, as well. To support all our efforts, with this final post of 2017 I’ll take a two week break from the …[ read more ]

  • When God Gets a Busy Signal – A Post to Set You Free

    My Dad wanted to reach me once, so he called. Repeatedly. I was on the phone having a long overdue chat with a friend. I saw him beep-in but I ignored the call. I could speak with him later. The house phone rang. I knew it was him. I let it go to voicemail. Again, …[ read more ]