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The calling to be a prophet...

I am partway through a sermon series on the book of Amos. It’s not an easy book to preach on. I was interested to find in my background reading that the book of Amos was neglected for centuries because of the absence of positive material. 623 more words



One of my favorite singers of the past, was the late Dusty Springfield along with Dionne Warwick: Wishin’ and Hopin’ and Thinkin’ and Prayin‘. What was the lyricist… 1,897 more words

God's Word

It's Not About You!

If I were to ask you, “What is the purpose or meaning of life?” what would you tell me? I asked a couple of my friends that at work not too long ago and their responses were what you would normally expect. 2,055 more words

Stay Focused

Gratitude Chain Day 7

Late by two days, but here it is, first from my FB status:

My late Day 7 of the Gratitude Chain post:

I thank God for new beginnings. 1,417 more words

Never Pity the Fellow Who Has Everything

Tsutomu Yamaguchi worked hard and finally landed a position at Mitsubishi. It was his big break. He knew he’d made it when management started sending him places, like on a three month assignment to their major hub in the city of Hiroshima. 846 more words

New Books/Reviews

"Being A Living Sacrifice"

“Therefore, I urge you brothers, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God- this is your spiritual act of worship.” Romans 12:1 NIV… 325 more words


"Why not become all fire?"

Sermon for Sunday, August 24, 2014
Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
Romans 12:1-8




I appeal to you therefore, brothers and sisters, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God. 950 more words

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