All things are made new, but no one told me that.

November 9, 2010

I didn't expect my entire life to be changed, I just wanted to learn to ski. But changed it was.  I mean. I learned to ski, but I haven't done that in years.  (more…)

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You Opened up my Eyes

November 5, 2010

"You Opened up my Eyes, for the First Time I saw you" from "God be Praised" by David and Alena Moore, Gateway Worship How, you ask, did a rationally minded sixteen year-old atheist male, receive life and become born again in an instant? (more…)

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Getting There…

October 31, 2010

"I've tried and tried to change, I think I am stuck." As odd as it sounds these words give me a certain amount of excitement when I hear them. (more…)

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Fighting for Air

October 24, 2010

I tried to think differently, but it was HARD!! I have had a difficult time writing new stuff the last two months. This was not a writer's block that randomly descended upon my soul, it was the result of poor planning on my part.  (more…)

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Organizing Your Life

October 10, 2010

Jesus made this all-important statement in His very first sermon. “Seek first the Kingdom of God, and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. (more…)

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Thinking Like a Child…some more

July 16, 2010

In the early years of our marriage we took our children to Michigan where my brother-in-law took us water-skiing.  Without much thought to my kids in the boat, I took a few pretty lame turns around the lake. (more…)

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Thinking Like a Child…Again

July 14, 2010

Last night I watched a baby crawl across the dining room floor.  Behind her was her two year old sister.  Behind her was my friend, Mary.  I am not going to tell you Mary's age, but let's just say she is my age, whatever that might be. (more…)

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Thinking Like a Child!

July 12, 2010

"When I was on chemo, and all those other medications, I realized I had lost my curiosity," he said. Mark sat across the patio table from me, as I sipped my coffee in the cool of this Michigan morning.  (more…)

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Father of the Bride

June 14, 2010

I am standing in the grass in the beautifully groomed yard, with my daughter next to me wearing the dress of her dreams and tugging my arm eagerly.  She is twenty, and she is five. She is a woman, and she is a girl. (more…)

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It’s Happened Twice Now

June 5, 2010

It's happened to me twice now.  The first time was a disaster, the second was a celebration.  Both times, God showed me something amazing. (more…)

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