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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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Honesty

I remember a time when I was a kid that I hated Brussel Sprouts! Come to think of it…not much has really changed. They are the most vilest of vegetables! I love most other vegetables - spinach, carrots, onions, green beans, beets, and even cabbage (which I have been...

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Authority

I woke up this morning just feeling blah. I’m still getting over a three week head cold that refuses to cease and desist. And I had worked most of the evening on yard work. I was just plain blah! Nothing in me desired a run of any length or venue. But I could almost...

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Pressing On

It’s no secret that I love to run. I’m not terribly fast. But nothing makes me feel the way I do when I finish a run. I even enjoy the occasional 5K race. I remember running a race a few years ago. I was there by myself, not running with anybody. I had been running...

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Recharging

Getting away and recharging is something super important for all of us. Nicky and I spent some time in Atlanta, Georgia at a children’s ministry conference known as The Orange Conference doing just that. While we were there to learn, grow, and bring back fresh ideas,...

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In all things

I have an announcement to make. It may shock some people and might be unpopular with others. Are you ready? Here goes…

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