Monthly Archives: January 2014

Trust Me

“Trust me.  It’s going to work out.” Has anyone ever comforted you with that phrase?  There have been many times people have told me this through the years.  Sometimes it does work out, but there have been other times that … Continue reading

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Keeping It Simple

The other day in one of my men’s groups a question came up that I have been thinking a lot about lately.  The question was, “Don’t you think being a Christian is really hard?”  Years ago, before I stepped over … Continue reading

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My Fallen Friend

As I was putting together materials and remembrances for Omar’s Hall of Fame Induction this past weekend, I ran across this poem I wrote back in the summer of 1994.  At the time I wrote this, I had just started … Continue reading

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The Great Teacher

This past weekend, I had the distinct pleasure of attending a ceremony in Des Moines as the greatest horse I have ever known, Omar Man was inducted into the Iowa Quarter Horse Hall of Fame.  It has been 23 ½ … Continue reading

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Living a Life of Amazement: Step Outside of Your Tent

Recently in my prayers to God, I found myself asking Him, “Why don’t I have special, exciting things happen in my life anymore…like when I first got to know you?”  God spoke back to my heart and said, “Bill, I … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss the Moments

Our lives are made up of moments.  Some of them are exciting, special times that we long for and anticipate.  Others are difficult or even devastating experiences when we know life will never be the same.  I think most of … Continue reading

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Building Genuine Relationships

With all the social media today, we can connect with more people, in an easier manner than ever before.  The problem is that many of our relationships with people can easily lack the depth that genuine relationships normally have. Making … Continue reading

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