Monthly Archives: April 2014

Finding Joy In Your Life (Part 3)

In part 1 of this blog series we discussed Philippians 4:8 and how that one verse is the secret to living a joy-filled life.  We also discussed the importance of putting only joy-producing thoughts into your head.  It is a way … Continue reading

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Finding Joy In Your Life (Part 2)

In part 1 of this blog series we discussed Philippians 4:8 and how that one verse is the secret to living a joy-filled life.  We also discussed the importance of putting only joy-producing thoughts into your head.  It is a way … Continue reading

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Finding Joy In Your Life (Part 1)

When I was a young boy, I spent quite a bit of time with my grandma at her house.  We would do all kinds of fun things such as laundry with a clothes press, gardening, baking, cooking, looking at photos, reading, playing … Continue reading

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Lido Shuffle

For today’s featured song, I have a fun one.  Lido Shuffle by Boz Skaggs is just a fun song.  It originates from the mid 70’s, which is a crazy time in itself.  There is some question as to what the … Continue reading

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Mushroom, Tomato, and Basil Frittata

This one sounds really yummy.  It would be perfect for breakfast.  I mean eggs and bacon are a great start to any meal.  The tomato and mushroom add great flavor.  The basil adds freshness.  The half-and half and avocado add … Continue reading

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Imagine if There Had Been No Resurrection

This past weekend as I was participating in all the family rituals that go along with the Easter holiday, a question kept popping up in my head: What if there had been no Resurrection? I mean if Jesus had died … Continue reading

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No Glory Without Pain: No Life Without Death

If you judge God exclusively by what you’ve experienced in your own life or what you’ve seen in the lives of others, you will likely come to some bad conclusions about Him.  As Christians, we know the world is fallen, … Continue reading

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Rethinking the Sacrifice (Part 2)

In Part 1, we talked about reasons why the Easter holiday should have as least as much if not more celebration than Christmas due to the eternal importance of what it represents.  If you would like to check it out, … Continue reading

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Rethinking the Sacrifice (Part 1)

If you are like most Americans, you start playing Christmas Carols like O Holy Night and Hark! The Herald Angels Sing at least a month before Christmas.  You spend hours wrapping gifts, hanging lights, and jaunting off to countless Christmas … Continue reading

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Are You Willing to Carry Someone Else’s Cross?

It is a five-minute walk between the traditional site of where Jesus was sentenced to die on the cross and Golgotha, where He was crucified the next day.  But for a man, as Jesus was, beaten nearly to death and … Continue reading

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