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Who Am I?

  “By grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God”                                                                                                                                                                                       Ephesians 2:8   The theologian and philosopher Dr. Jim Denison from Dallas is a critical thinker whom I enjoy reading greatly. Today’s comments had me reminiscing – and sadly recognizing a critical

An Anniversary

                                            We love, because He first loved us. —1 John 4:19 (NASB)   This time of year is very difficult for me. Tuesday will be the 5th anniversary of Sally’s death, and these chilly days are a stark reminder. It seems that every few minutes I think of where I was 5 years

The Roll

        I’m telling a story to you today that may get me deeper into trouble than most, but it affected me so profoundly that it needs telling. A little background: My dear, wonderful wife lived in this house alone for over 20 years before we got married. She designed three remodeling projects


Truly, I say to you, among those born of women there has arisen no one greater than John the Baptist. Yet the one who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.                                                                                                                                                   Matthew 11:11 (ESV) But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you shut the kingdom of heaven in


  And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.” Mark 12:30-31 How can we repair a culture

The Joy of Being Bored

  8 Come, behold the works of the Lord, how he has brought desolations on the earth. 10 “Be still, and know that I am God.                                                                               Psalm 46:8, 10a (ESV)       Just scattershooting while wondering……what ever happened to being bored? According to Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, the definition of boredom is the state of