Tag Archives: Dan McCarney

Avoid Being a Distant Leader

2 Samuel 11:1-5 (NIV) 11 In the spring, at the time when kings go off to war, David sent Joabout with the king’s men and the whole Israelite army. They destroyed the Ammonites and besieged Rabbah. But David remained in Jerusalem. 2 One evening David … Continue reading

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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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Counting Our Blessings (Part 3)

In part 1 of this blog, we talked about the different types of offerings that people in the Old Testament times would offer to God.  If you missed part 1 and would like to catch up on this history, you … Continue reading

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Sometimes You Can Go Back

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to go back in time.  How is that you say?  I will get to that a little later.  Due to a new business opportunity for work, I found myself in the Ft. Worth, … Continue reading

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Danny Boy

For today’s featured song, I thought we would feature the most famous Irish associated song of all time.  Danny Boy is a classic that has been around for so long.  It has a long history and has been covered by … Continue reading

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The Hardest Things Are the Ones That Count the Most

Today I would like to share with you a short article I read by Earl Nightingale that I found very insightful. I think that sometimes in my own life I have found that I have filled my plate so full … Continue reading

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