Monthly Archives: March 2016

It Doesn’t Get Old

A friend of mine wrote earlier this week that he hoped we woke today with Jesus coming back, so we could say, “He has risen. He has come.” A thought I take hope in. Continue reading

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The Tough Part

In discussing ministry and the accompanying challenges with someone recently, I was asked what I considered the greatest challenge in working with people. That isn’t difficult for me to answer, but I don’t think I had ever articulated it out … Continue reading

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Making a Woodworker

I am working on making a disciple. Well, the reality is that I work on making lots of disciples, including you. This one is a bit different. Jayce came over yesterday to help me in the shop. We set out … Continue reading

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On Oasis of Civility in a Landscape of Ugliness

Jesus takes a man with a withered hand, or one who is impacted by a crippling paralysis, or hungry disciples with a handful of grain and asks a very different question. What does God desire in these situations? Is God on the side of good or evil? Is God’s intent for others to struggle or receive relief? Continue reading

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The Task of a Caregiver

As most of you know, Janet had surgery yesterday. That makes me her caregiver, a task I take very seriously. While her hernia surgery could be done laparoscopically, she still has a degree of pain. Fortunately, I am a therapist. … Continue reading

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