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Leave a Mark

A few months ago, Nicky and headed to Amish country. It’s a getaway for us. I made the comment to Nicky on the way there that the Amish live such a humble life. They live without many of the things that we use and likely take for granted every day...things like cars,...

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What type of soil are you?

I am not a good gardener. Not that I don’t want to be. I try my best to keep up with tending what’s planted. I remove the weeds (when I remember to), water (when I remember to), and fertilize (when I remember to). Do you see a trend? Knowing this about myself, I still...

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Honesty Beyond the Surface

This week we finish up talking about Honesty with the BNC Kids. It’s been a fun month full of spraying people with water, pies in the face, and hilarious skits! And yes…we did talk about honesty and how it shows God and others love. Amidst all the fun, it got me...

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Invitation

I love being invited to a party. It says something to be invited, right? It says “You are wanted!” “We want to be around you!” “We want you here!” An invitation conveys feelings of just being wanted. And that feels good! There are two sides to this invitation coin....

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Aromatic Teenager

Hi name is Randy. I’m a father of a teenage daughter. And with that comes all the fun that comes with experiencing new things with them! And it also comes with all the not so fun. For example, the “getting ready for school and no clothes to wear - world coming to an...

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Trust

I am just a big kid. I know, shocker, right? It sometimes gets me in trouble. And it sometimes irritates my lovely bride. But it doesn’t stop me from being a big kid! It’s too much fun! Which explains why last year, when the staff here at BNC was on a retreat, that I...

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