Monthly Archives: May 2004

Daddy and Daughter

One of the greatest joys I have thus far experienced over the last 27 years has been the birth of my daughter. She is almost 11 months, and I can’t quite describe what it’s like to know that God has … Continue reading

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God is good…

I have a hard time believing I am not dreaming sometimes. I have a beautiful wife, an adorable daughter, a great church that pays me to be their youth minister, some truly remarkable kids in our youth group, and have … Continue reading

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Summer, Sun, and the Son…

Here is list of the things that are church is preparing to undertake. Most of these will be youth ministry specific. 1. Camp – In this case I am going for two weeks, one week of high school and the … Continue reading

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Scripture of the day: Thursday, May 27, 2004

“Who is he, this King of glory? The LORD Almighty- he is the King of glory. ” –Psalm 24:8 A word from the Word: Read Mark 2:1-12 “…Who but God can forgive sins!” Mark 2:7 (NLT) Food for Thought: Who … Continue reading

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Random thoughts…

If the church is to be one, why are we so divided? If the heritage we share as the “churches of christ” was started as a unity movement, how come some of our brothers would rather hide themselves in self … Continue reading

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Wednesday Night @ The Trail

Youth group started like most other youth group gatherings do. Teens talking, laughter, typical teen stuff. Last night we began talking about “temptation.” We had some good conversation, and we used as our initial Scriptural introduction, James 1:13-15. I also … Continue reading

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Birthday Revisited

On a more serious note, I really do think it amazing that 27 years ago, God allowed two inexperienced parents to give birth to the likes of me. Their upbringing, and love would mold me into who I am today. … Continue reading

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It’s my birthday, I’ll cry if I want to…

I don’t know why, but there is stangeness in the air today. Yesterday I was four years away from 30, this morning when I woke up I am only three years away from 30. Yikes! Pull out the wrinkle cream, … Continue reading

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What Theologian Are You?

Travis Stanley had a link to see what theologian you were like. I thought it amusing. I was an Augustine. He was my favorite personality my Intro. to Christian Thought we studied at LCU. “God will not suffer man to … Continue reading

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The short conspiracy… I am not very tall. I probably only stand about 5 foot two. I am taller than my 10 month old daughter. Anyway, being that I am short, I have trouble buying clothes that fit. Yesterday, case … Continue reading

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