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Eternal Perspectives

“Set Your mind on things above, not on things on the earth.” -Colossians 3:2 Dad, “My boo-boo, it’s healed. Jesus healed it!!!” Those were the words of Older One after we left church for the second time today. A very busy … Continue reading

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Wild Weekend Ahead!!

So, prayers will be appreciated the next 72 hours.. I’ll be a single dad! My wife is heading to South Carolina with the Women’s ministry at church for a weekend retreat. I’m looking very much forward to this weekend… I … Continue reading

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Raising Ebenezers

When one mentions the word Ebenezer during the Christmas season, many people automatically think of Charles Dickens’ character Ebenezer Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol.”  But for the past 24 hours, I haven’t been able to stop thinking about the word … Continue reading

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Oh How He Loves Us So

I think there’s a sterotype in our culture that fathers can’t talk about “moments” they’ve had with their kids. As if it were to weaken them in some way. On the contrary, I think it has the power to strengthen. I can’t … Continue reading

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The Devil’s in the Bedroom

To be a foster parent means to voluntarily live in a glass house. Your life, your past, your home are all open to public scrutiny.  I have to admit, when we first started praying about fostering, I was very hesitant … Continue reading

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