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Making An Impact
September 21st, 2022
      Life is short, it is crucial that we are intentional in how we live. Especially if we claim to follow Jesus Christ; we should leave a lasting legacy. Living a life of positive impact is complex, but there are a few keys:1. Focus on the Eternal.     I encourage you to read the book of Ecclesiastes. There are so many paths offered to us to live the “good life.” King Solomon explored most of th...
Grieving Well
September 14th, 2022
      It happened again yesterday.  I was ambushed by grief.  I was at a luncheon and an acquaintance mentioned that she would be attending her father’s 90th birthday party soon.  I felt the tears well up in my eyes, but I was able to keep the conversation going.  My father died this summer and I never know when that grief will get triggered.  My loss is fresh; maybe yours is older or still on its...
The Second Touch
August 24th, 2022
      There is an interesting miracle in Mark 8:22-25.  It states, “They came to Bethsaida and some people brought a blind man and begged Jesus to touch him.  He took the blind man by the hand and led him outside the village.  When he had spit on the man’s eyes and put his hands on him Jesus asked, ‘Do you see anything?’  He looked up and said, ‘I see people; they look like trees walking around.’ ...
Intentional Grandparenting
August 19th, 2022
      My wife and I have five children, so we knew becoming grandparents was likely.  Although in our fifties, it feels odd to be grandparents but it’ not uncommon.  We now have one grandchild in heaven, one who is delightfully 1 ½ and one still in the womb that we will meet soon.  Yes, our toddler granddaughter is delightful, and I have many pictures if you are interested!  I must ask myself and ...
Becoming A Godly Man
July 26th, 2022
      How do you educate a teenage boy on becoming a godly man?  My wife and I have four boys.  What have we tried to teach them as they matured and became men?  One is now married with a child of his own.  One is newly engaged; one attends university; and one is learning to drive (just got his learner’s permit).  Consider that last bit of information a public service announcement!  As Christians,...