Monthly Archives: December 2012

Awesome Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry sauce tends to be one of those things that most people either love or hate.  When I was a kid, I can truly tell you that I hated it.  With age I have learned to really love it. Cranberries tend … Continue reading

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Rules of Engagement: Don’t Be a Stranger When it Comes to Your Team

As I think about some of the greatest leaders I have personally known and worked with, the ones that had the most positive impact on my life have shared one common characteristic.  They engaged the people on their teams.  It … Continue reading

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The Best Christmas Present Ever

  As we prepare to celebrate another Christmas in our lives, I would like to share with you a story that was recently shared with me.  It really touched my heart and I wanted to share it with you.  Our … Continue reading

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When The Children Cry

For today’s song, I wanted to do some sort of tribute song for the victims of Sandy Hook.  When The Children Cry by White Lion was one of the first songs that came to mind.  I realize that this song … Continue reading

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Those That Evil Left In It’s Wake

The evil that overtook Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut on the morning of Friday Dec. 14, 2012 can’t really be explained by logic.  As a nation, we search for understanding, but there is none.  There really can’t be … Continue reading

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Why Advent Is Not Just Another Holiday

Christmas is soon coming.  During this time of year, we find ourselves talking about trees and lights and presents and eggnog and all that.  But Christmas is the culmination of Advent, and Advent is a season that is celebrated in … Continue reading

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Are We Just Pawns in God’s Chess Game?

It often seems that people are caught in events beyond their control.  People find themselves being manipulated by God or by Satan.  They may feel forced into situations they would not choose if they were given a chance.  While this … Continue reading

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Why Sandy Why?

It has been deemed the most destructive storm, hitting the most densely populated areas of our country, in decades.  The hurricane we have come to know as Sandy caused almost 150 people to lose their life in multiple states.  Damage … Continue reading

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Love: It Really is That Simple

Recently, a group of professional people posed this question to a group of 4 to 8 year-olds , ‘What does love mean?’ The answers they got were broader and deeper than anyone could have imagined See what you think: ‘When … Continue reading

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Pick Me! Pick Me!

So I am going to take some of you way back here.  Do you remember when you were in elementary school?  When you were out on the playground for recess and playing a game of kickball?  If you were brave … Continue reading

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