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H-Town Happenings - Hanging Out with Oprah and Her Trailblazers!

It was fantastic news when I learned months ago that my hometown – Houston – was on Oprah’s The Life You Want Tour.    There was only one thing for me to do – buy a ticket and mark the dates.    801 more words

Self-Evaluation

Judgement

On Sunday 5th October I was preaching at St Barnabas, Thwaites Brow and the gospel passage (following the Lectionary of course) was Matthew 21: 33 – 46 “The parable of the wicked servants”, with the Old testament lesson of Isaiah 5: 1 -7. 1,129 more words

On the Edges of Celebration

Jesus tells this great story about a younger brother who basically wishes his father dead, takes his large inheritance, blows it on a few wild nights, finds himself slopping pigs for a living and finally returns home where his dad forgives and welcomes him. 860 more words

Ordinary Days

"Christian" Books Every Christian would be better off NOT Reading, Part Three

“Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves” (Matthew 7:15).
 
“Let not many of you… 2,560 more words
Christian Books

Thinking About the Bible

**I cannot take full credit for the ideas behind this post. These ideas have come from all over Christendom.**

The Bible. What is it? This is a question I’ve been asking a lot recently (for a wonderfully engaging overview of the Bible, see Rob Bell’s “What is the Bible?” blog post…intriguing). 966 more words

Thoughts On Scripture

A Bumpy Street in the Journey

I have kept myself away from social media for a few weeks, only posting a few quotes here and there on Facebook and sharing some posts on our community page.  415 more words

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Saying Yes To The Best

I went to the #LivetheLifeYouWantNJ weekend with OPRAH! It was everything an O-admirer could have hoped for, inspiring, motivating, lots of waving of the hands trying to get her to notice you. 843 more words

Clear Mind