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Posted by | May 24, 2018
Making Room for Much Needed Rest: Why We Should Pause

Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Making room for much needed rest Recently, I experienced disappointment that gave me...

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Posted by | May 1, 2020
Forty Five Years Around the Sun

Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away....

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Posted by | April 10, 2020
Waiting in Line

And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm. Sharpening Arrows While Waiting in...

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Posted by | September 26, 2019
Great Gains in Christ

But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. Giving preeminence to Christ is greater than...

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Posted by | September 10, 2019
Book Review: Mended by Blythe Daniel and Helen McIntosh

The Psalmist wrote: “For thou hast possessed my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother's womb. I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy...

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Posted by | May 16, 2019
Why I Quit Twitter

Eight great truths every introvert should know   I deactivated my Twitter account around the time I was grieving the death of my dad. If I remember correctly, my last...

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Posted by | April 19, 2019
Book Review: Suffering Is Never for Nothing by Elisabeth Elliot

BOOK REVIEW In 1956, while attempting to make missionary contact with the Huaorani people of eastern Ecuador, Elisabeth Elliot’s (December 21, 1926 – June 15, 2015) husband Jim was killed....

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Posted by | December 15, 2018
Book Review: Influence by Kate Motaung and Shannon Popkin

BOOK REVIEW A.W. Tozer wisely wrote: “Promoting self under the guise of promoting Christ is currently so common as to excite little notice.” He wrote this in the 1940s, way...

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Posted by | November 23, 2018
More Valuable Than What a Book Can Teach

Some lessons are better learned in sorrow As soon as my son returned from a few days backpacking and tenting in the desert in October, we were off again in...

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Posted by | November 9, 2018
The Burden of Carrying Stories Abroad

What we learn from listening with intention When I visited Mexico decades ago while in college, I listened carefully to the stories of my relatives. (more…)

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