Pursuit of Masterful Relationships

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“So then let us pursue what makes for peace and for mutual upbuilding.” – Romans 14:19 At the time of my writing this article, the government is still shut-down. While our nation continues to debate about funding for constructing a wall on our southern border, we are no longer...

The Year of the Masterpiece

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“By this people will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” (John 13:35) Happy New Year! I hope you are as excited about the New Yearas I am. Of course, I am excited because I am home from a year long deployment.  I am also excited because we will have...

The Audacity of Christmas

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“While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son.  She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them” (Luke 2:6-7)   What is the most significant risk you took...

God is Praying for You

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  “…But I have prayed for you, Simon, that your faith may not fail.” (Luke 22:32). As I write this article, we have all witnessed the devastation of Hurricane Harvey.  Many, if not most of us have lived through Hurricane Irma.  We all are now listening with...

Every Day is a Day of Praise

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I have been spending the last month just reading the Psalms and Proverbs. Today I read the following, “I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever. Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever. Great is the Lord and most worthy of...

Why I HATE...

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Isn’t it crazy that some of you may have actually checked out this post just to see what I hate? We have certainly become a group of people that are strangely attracted to the negative in the world. So what is it I hate? I hate being a Christian. Like many of you I have watched the...

See God More Clearly

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There is a great Proverb that is often cited about pastors, motivational speakers, and business builders. The Proverb says, “A people without a vision will perish” (Proverbs 29:18). The idea that is presented is that if a person has no hope for the future then they will not have the...

Leaders Lead Like Shepherds

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Why would God choose to reveal the Good News through a bunch of shepherds? It is interesting to consider that the shepherding business is very similar to the leadership business. The sign that a leader is acting as a good shepherd is - 1) A shepherd searches for the separated, so do leaders; 2)...