Tag Archives: Life

Families in Trying Times

We tend to go through life viewing the events going on in the world with a sad but disconnected perspective. The economic crisis has untold millions of tragic stories, but because of the sheer scale of the situation, we choose … Continue reading

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Living Life In Crescendo

I’ve had this philosophy about stewardship of the 62 years that God has invested in me. I’ve felt that I should not go sit on the sidelines and put the years of experiences, life lessons and professional skills on the … Continue reading

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Lessons of the Tumbleweed

Today I had the opportunity for another first in my life. I pulled tumbleweed that had grown on the hill sloping away from the driveway. I learned something in that interaction with God’s creation. Tumbleweeds have almost no root structure … Continue reading

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Lessons of the Day

Notes from today’s sermon. The text was Genesis 41 – 50. The message was one of the best I’ve heard taken from the life of Joseph. As Architect, God has a plan for my life. As General Contractor, God uses … Continue reading

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Grace Alive

As He is wont to do with great regularity, the Lord highlighted a passage from Nahum 2 several years ago. I have repeatedly been reminded of that passage since that time because of its applicability to activity in general across … Continue reading

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Placement of Trust

Question of the day … Am I trusting in my own efforts or in God who is sovereign of the universe? Answer: Yes and Yes. I find myself living on both sides of this question depending on the area of … Continue reading

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Friends

I have been blessed with good friends. It is very hard to develop close relationships. Because of that we are truly blessed when others cross our paths in such a way as to bring lifetime friendship. I’ve been reflecting on … Continue reading

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