Category Archives: Devotions

We need to learn from God everyday. These devotions will help.

Tanner’s Totes

Every once in awhile you read a story that touches a part of you deep inside. Currently, February 18, 2009, there is a story on the front page of ESPN.com College Basketball section about a Clemson basketball player named Tanner … Continue reading

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Cycling Devotion Part 3 One For All And All For One

If you have ever watched the Tour de France or the Giro d’Italia or even the Tour of California, you’ll notice quickly that professional cycling revolves exclusively around team work. Lance Armstrong, as good as he is, could never have … Continue reading

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Muslims vs Christians in the Media

I saw the other day that Sony has postponed the release of one of its new games because there is a line in one of the background songs that has a portion of the Koran in it. They said they … Continue reading

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Who Runs Your Church?

This is a letter I would send to someone who thinks they or their family should run their church: Who runs your church? And if that sounds like a trick question it isn’t. Think about it…is it the elders? The … Continue reading

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Lord Save Us From Your Followers: a book

While in the airport on my way to Peru a few months ago, I saw this book: Lord Save Us From Your Followers. Luckily I am a sucker for a good title…but it was a great book. Continue reading

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Sports Radio Talk Show Host Says Something Brilliant and Doesn’t Even Know It.

I listen to sports talk radio all day (I’m in the car a lot) and last week one of the guys said something that I had to pull over and write down before I forgot it. Thank goodness for Blackberrys. … Continue reading

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Do You Really Think You Can Out-Think God?

Moses tried his best to weasel out of delivering God’s people. He tried everything: too old, can’t speak, blah blah blah. But if you read where God suggests using Aaron (his older brother) as a mouthpiece, God actually says that … Continue reading

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Transitions Can Be Hard But Exciting

I heard someone yesterday compare a transition our church is going through (pastoral change) to a mother expecting a child. Before the baby is born she is a little nervous, a lot uncomfortable and very tired but at the same … Continue reading

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Christians and Saving the Environment

There are people in our church who have downsized their cars, but was it for fuel economy or environmental concerns? Let’s talk about it.. Continue reading

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Things I’ve Done

UPDATE: I’ve added two updates near the bottom. If you listen to the Democrats, we are all broke and the country in going to hell in a handbasket. If you listen to the Republicans, the Democrats will make the country … Continue reading

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