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Straining at Rowing

I took Mary kayaking this weekend. Typical of a 2-year old, she wanted to “do it myself!” Needless to say, we didn’t get very far and she ended up pretty frustrated. Truth be told, she was a hot mess and I apologize to … Continue reading

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Michael Todd’s Promise To His Daughter

Michael Todd, “I made a promise to my daughter.” https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fiammiketodd%2Fvideos%2F1575710275845716%2F&show_text=0&width=560 Ref: Full Sermon

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Insights from Proverbs 22 & 23

Insights from Proverbs 22 & 23 for the 22nd and 23rd: Kids have got to be trained. You don’t have to teach a kid to be bad; No, you have to teach them to be good. I’ve heard if you toss … Continue reading

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Insights from Proverbs 4

Insights from Proverbs 4 for the 4th: As a parent, we strive to raise wise, compassionate, and strong kids. Our highest responsibility is to point our children to a personal relationship with Jesus. This is especially true for fathers. Fathers are their … Continue reading

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Christians Are Like Tea Bags

I heard this saying attributed to either Chip Ingram or Greg Laurie: “Christians are like TEA BAGS; you don’t know what they’re made of until you put them in hot water.” Isn’t that about the truth! Is the heat being turned … Continue reading

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How Can a Loving God Send Anyone to Hell?

How can a loving God send anyone to Hell? Why unlimited punishment for a limited behavior? Isn’t Hell cosmic overkill? Too harsh! Not fair! I’ve heard this objection many times and it seems reasonable… at first. John Bunyan said, “No sin … Continue reading

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Sabotaging the Sabbath

Let’s say you have an interview this weekend. What are you going to do? Prepare for it, right? Get a good nights sleep. Get your clothes ready so you aren’t rushing around. Set your alarm. (Better safe than sorry: set 2!) Have a … Continue reading

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