Category Archives: Leaving a Legacy

A Rose We Will Never Forget: Remembering the Life of Rose Ann Pierce

As I was preparing my talk for Grandma Rose’s funeral, the memories flooded my soul and the words kept coming and coming.  By the time I was done, I had a talk that was going to be way too long … Continue reading

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Leaving a Lasting Legacy

Psalm 78:5 (NIV) 5 He decreed statutes for Jacob     and established the law in Israel, which he commanded our ancestors     to teach their children,   As we read in Pslam 78:5, we see that parents are commanded to teach God’s law to … Continue reading

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What if Jesus Were You?

What if, for 24 hours, Jesus wakes up in your bed, walks in your shoes, lives in your house, assumes your schedule?  Your boss becomes His boss, your mother becomes His mother, your pains become His pains?  With one exception, … Continue reading

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What’s In a Name Anyway?

Today was one of the happiest days of my life.  It is the day that my first child arrived.  I was so excited when I heard he was a boy. I have always wanted to have a boy.  Each night, … Continue reading

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Timothy: The Great Mentee (Part 2)

In part 1 of this blog series we took a deeper look into the life of Timothy and how Paul benefited and enriched the life of Timothy so much by mentoring him.  If you did not have a chance to … Continue reading

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Timothy: The Great Mentee (Part 1)

One of the traits of people who are successful is that they all seem to have a mentor.  They have someone in their life that helps teach them to be good at whatever it is they are hoping to do.  … Continue reading

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Making a Habit of Appreciation

Proverbs 10:11 (NIV) 11 The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life,     but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.  Proverbs 18:21 (NIV) 21 The tongue has the power of life and death,     and those who love it will eat … Continue reading

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