Category Archives: life

Preaching in an Age of Distraction

From Doug’s Preaching Mentorship Notes: Design2Delivery #7 – Wednesday October 26 2016 – Rev. D. Johns More and more we are preaching to an audience that is ‘disposed to distraction’. I have preached outside and had to compete with animals, … Continue reading

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NO ROOM FOR EGO Reuters News Service recently reported more foolish egomania from North Korea. Building on the ‘get your haircut like me’ directive there is now a policy that if a person shares the same name as Dictator Kim … Continue reading

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getting caught up

Tuesday July 29 2014 We are so pleased to greet you from hot, sunny British Columbia. This has been a great stretch of summer weather and now we are beginning to enjoy the harvest from our small vegetable garden. Daily … Continue reading

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shipwrecked! – do you need an anchor?

Charles Swindoll writes:                   We see bumper stickers that say “I’d rather be sailing”                  or “I’d rather be fishing” but no one says “I’d rather                  be sinking”, “I’d rather be ship wrecked”. The bottom of the ocean is … Continue reading

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the voice

THE VOICE Jesus speaks in times of doubt. “If it is you” we say to the Lord in moments of fear, hesitation, and doubt. Of course Peter should recognize his master’s voice by now – as sheep recognize their shepherd … Continue reading

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just can’t seem to let go

He doesn’t get the answer he was hoping for. Surely he hoped this guy Jesus would make him feel better – but it didn’t happen. The rich man went away feeling even worse. Disappointed that he could not bring himself … Continue reading

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what is all the hype about Christmas?

Originally posted on Certainly Resurgam:
By Amber   Christmas is right around the corner, Isaac’s about to be spoiled beyond appropriateness, and many are crossing their fingers, hoping to avoid a big holiday debt. I don’t mind the holiday season:…

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