WHY WOULD JESUS DO THAT?

If you have read any of my previous posts, you will know that my life is constantly framed by the fact that my wife and I do foster care and have adopted two children as a result. We are regularly working with our youngest adopted daughter to get better with her anger issues and to […]

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THINK ON THESE THINGS

A few years ago, my family went through a season of transition. There were some major transitions. In that season, we moved four times in just over a few months. It was difficult for me as an adult, but I knew this kind of transition could be traumatically difficult for my children who at the […]

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SUMMER TIPS TO STAY SPIRITUALLY FIT

The other day an email came into my inbox entitled, “Summer Tips To Stay Fit On Vacation”. It went on to say, “Struggling to stay fit on vacation? Delve into some helpful tips to prioritize your fitness goals this summer.” The article shared several steps you could take to enjoy all the fun that Summer […]

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FULL BUT FAITHLESS

I love movies. My wife and I love to watch a good movie together, too. Half of the time, it’s going back and watching something we’ve already seen. I don’t know what it is, but I love to do this. You know what I’m talking about – those movies you’ve seen so many times you […]

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THE SECRET YOU KEEP IS KILLING YOU

You have a secret. It’s something that no one knows about. Maybe it is an addiction – a struggle with alcoholism, drugs or pornography. Maybe it’s psychological – a constant state of anxiousness, fearfulness or depression. Regardless of what your secret might be, it likely causes a pit to form in your stomach whenever you […]

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WHEN NOT TO HELP

Can our help actually hurt people sometimes? Yes, but not if we help like Jesus.   My friend believes and follows Jesus and wants to be a model of service and sacrifice like him, but he recently grumbled, “I sometimes feel like other people take me for granted, and don’t appreciate me for who I […]

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