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I Hate When God Gives Me a Command to Follow

I hate when God gives me a command to follow and one loud enough that i cannot ignore. For well over a year now, I have begged for God to take this cup from me because the sacrifice is too … Continue reading

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One Minute Can Change Everything

One minute can change everything. There has been a change in plans.  When I moved to Greenville, I thought I would be coming on as an oncology chaplain.   After I arrived, we talked, debriefed, and brainstormed.  I observed, researched and … Continue reading

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What Worries Me About Steubenville

I am not sure if I should even be writing this. I was not there. I was not a witness or participant in anything that happened.  But I can’t stop thinking about it and writing helps. Whenever I know that … Continue reading

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It’s Hard to Describe

It’s hard to describe You won’t be able to understand Until you’ve been through it Until you’ve fallen down that hole The dark, grungy, deep dark hole And worked your way back up again You’ve pulled and pulled You’ve pushed … Continue reading

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8th Day of Christmas; the Gift of Trials and Tribulations

On the 8th Day of Christmas, the Good Lord gave to me, the gift of trials and tribulations? What?? If you haven’t figured it out yet, I have been writing about the 12 Days of Christmas and what the Good … Continue reading

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Be Still…….When?

It’s time….. ….but I can’t seem to “be still” My time at FBC Newton is over. I turned in my keys and my Costco card.  It’s been an exhausting couple of months between packing, preaching my last sermon, coordinating the … Continue reading

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Jesus in Gethsemane

Matthew 26:39: And going a little farther, he threw himself on the ground and prayed, ‘My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from me; yet not what I want but what you want. NOTE: This entry is … Continue reading

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