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HEY! I Just Read On Facebook That Your Wife Is “HOT!”

It’s inevitable…here comes the picture and post from one of our friends on social media telling us that their significant other is HOT! (For effect, be sure to use the “flame” icon.) While I expect such commentary from our sexually saturated culture that … Continue reading

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My New Years Resolutions

It’s January 8th; how’s that “New Years Resoltuion thing going so far?” I always have great ideas to make changes and stick with it but I usually slide back into the same old habits that I promise to change.  I’m … Continue reading

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When everything changed in 2015

  Sometimes I battle with this thought,”Did I totally blow up my life by dropping a bombshell on the things I was doing and royally screw it up?” (I’m sure you’ve never thought that.) Life, and what comes to us … Continue reading

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St. Patrick Still Teaches Us Today

When I was growing up, I always told my Mom , that St. Patrick’s day was “my” day.  It is special to me because of my Irish heritage, but now as a Christian, I treasure not only the heritage, and … Continue reading

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Worship Lessons from Isaac Watts

The debate over “modern” church songs and the “classic hymn” is nothing new. It seems with every generation in the church a new style or genre emerges. For some; new sounds, arrangements, and the artful poetic verbal imagery are welcomed … Continue reading

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I don’t know about you, but sometimes one of my greatest enemies is…”fear.” It can come with many different masks. Sometimes it’s the unknown…sometimes it’s the future..sometimes it’s failure…sometimes it’s frustration..sometimes it’s the what ifs..and the would-a, could-a, should-a regrets. Fear never … Continue reading

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Setting Sail

Well it’s 2015 and there are a lot of changes going on.  I  thought I’d take a moment to share with friends and ministry partners some of the changes that have taken place in my own life going into the … Continue reading

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