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You Don’t Have to Survive

Today I’m facing down a freight train in the form of my second part time job, which takes place seven times each year after high school kids take the SATs. For the last 10 years or so, I have been … Continue reading

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Can We Avoid God?

Currently, I am participating in Jon Acuff’s 30 Days of Hustle campaign. I can’t even give you a link because he posts on his blog giving people 48 hours to sign on to the “adventure” and then deletes the post. … Continue reading

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Never Hopeless

Lately, it seems like my life is one problem after another. In the past year we’ve dealt with extremely tight finances, problems with health insurance, a car accident that totaled one of our cars, and now most recently, an electric … Continue reading

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A Big Change That You May Not Notice

I last posted on this blog on January 9th, over a month ago. Since then, I’ve been in the process of tranferring everything from WordPress.com (hosted free on WordPress) to WordPress.org (self-hosted). The only change YOU may notice as a … Continue reading

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Taken to Task

In general, our society is very task-oriented. Most of us have to-do lists, honey-do lists, and calendars telling us what we should be doing at any given moment (and we never get everything done, but that’s another post for another … Continue reading

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The Problem of My Discontent

The issue of contentment vs. discontent has slammed into my consciousness this week. For one thing, it was the topic of my class’s Sunday School lesson (which I teach). It has come up several times, at least one of which … Continue reading

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Breaking the Holding Pattern

It’s been over 2 months since I posted on this blog. Life changes happen whether we want them to or not. I have had lots more driving back and forth across town since my son has started playing football again, … Continue reading

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In The Way

Wow! I can’t believe it’s been 25 days since my last posting. Summertime has once again taken over, and although I am not on vacation from God (see my last post), time has a way of getting away from me … Continue reading

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Taking a Vacation From God?

I’m on summer vacation. The kids are off from school, and both my teaching and scoring jobs are over until fall. You’d think I had a lot of time to pray and have devotional time, right? Actually, summer is the … Continue reading

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To Whom Shall I Go?

How has life been going for you lately? I hope it’s been happy and productive and filled with God-moments. If you’ve never had a God-moment, you’ve got to try. A lot of mine happen in the car, because while I’m … Continue reading

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