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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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Embers

Have you ever noticed the energy level of kids when they are playing together? About the only way I can describe it is like this:

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Fighting a bath

As a boy I remember hating baths. I would rather my mom simply leave me to sit and marinate all night in sweat and dirt. I remember one time telling her I'll be fine in the morning...as if somehow the marinating process would automagically (I think I just made up a...

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A Place of Dependence

A Place of Dependence Most kids are completely comfortable being dependent on their parents. I realize there does reach a certain age where they desire a bit of independence. And that is healthy. I cannot help but think about when Jesus instructed that if anybody...

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