Tag: Religion

  • Fill In The Blank

    Anyone else tired of the ordinary? Anyone else feel like you are stuck in the mundane? Have you ever sat down and just pondered what your purpose is on this […]

  • I Am

    This is a re-post of sorts. Lots of “stuff” going on all around us isn’t there? Sometimes it makes you wonder if God is still in control. The requests are […]

  • An Anchor

    For several days now I have tried to wrap my head and words around those times and questions that we have for a God that created this universe. I have […]

  • No Words

    I sit here this evening with no words. All day I have pondered, prayed and tried to wrap my finite mind around the ways and wonders of an infinite God. […]

  • What are YOU waiting for?

    I swear this song is haunting me. Then again, it might not be the song, it might be the waiting that is actually haunting me. The song is just incredibly […]

  • The Remedy

    What a week it has been. I have always had a rule to leave politics out of my blog. I’m not going to change any of that now. Yet I […]

  • Day Eight – Persecuted

    Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven –Matthew 5:10 Well here we are at the end of this eight day series. […]

  • Day Seven – Peacemakers

    Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God. – Matthew 5:9 In this high charged political season it is hard to imagine being a “peacemaker”. The […]

  • Day Six – Pure in Heart

    Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. –Matthew 5:8 In order to best understand pure in heart, I think I needed to set a baseline to […]

  • Day Five – Merciful

    Blessed are the Merciful, for they will be shown mercy – Matthew 5:7 A little different approach for Day Five. My study pointed out several very interesting points regarding mercy. […]

  • Day Four – Hunger and Thirst

    “Blessed are they those that hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. -Matthew 5:6 What is the hungriest you have ever been? How about thirsty? That question […]

  • Day Three – Blessed are the Meek

    Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth -Matthew 5:5 Like I said in earlier posts, this is just my crazy finite minds interpretation of the beatitudes as […]

  • Day Two – Those Who Mourn

    Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted -Matthew 5:4 Here I was all ready to post something about funerals and how we can find comfort. I am […]

  • Day One – Poor in Spirit

    As I kick off this 8 days of looking at the beatitudes, I should warn you all that I am not a bible scholar. I didn’t attend seminary and am […]

  • Presence

    About 3 weeks ago, I started running again. That is an entirely different post for a different day. One of my favorite “treadmill songs” is “Presence” by Newsboys. There is […]

  • 8 Days

    We’re all on a journey. We’re all a “work in progress”. If someone were to ask me to give them two songs that define where I am on my journey […]

  • The Difference A Father Makes

    While at the All Pro Dad Experience, we were all given a gift bag with several items in it. Arguably the most valuable thing was a book entitled “The Difference […]

  • Encouragement for Wednesday

    Tonight I sat down to write a post and I just can’t find the words. I wanted to do something about some very heavy prayer requests. I was going to […]

  • A Gift?

    If you’ve been following, you probably noted that I was fortunate enough to get an iPod Touch last week for free. Due to my employer changing our Corporate Credit Card […]

  • I’m A Jerk

    I usually keep my Friday posts pretty fun but this one captured me today. I was surfing YouTube for something totally different and got caught up watching clips of “The […]

  • Damaged

    “My heart’s so low, I’m so much to manage. I think you should know that I’ve been damaged” – TLC I once read the book “To Own a Dragon” by […]

  • Dear Eliot

    Kleenex Alert!!! While you will need some tissues, don’t miss this video today. It will leave you thankful for your blessings and amazed at the strength and courage of this […]

  • One Day Closer

    No doubt it’s Monday. I’m not a fan of Monday’s. If you’re like me, the start of the week is nowhere near as exciting as the end of the week. […]

  • What’s Next?

    Now that we are officially staying, my mind has been running in overdrive. What are we going to do next? What will that look like? Who’s on first? The answers […]

  • And The Winner Is…

    As promised, I would like to announce the winner in my Chris Tomlin “Hello Love” CD giveaway. After all of the comments, there was one that received votes from others […]

  • Strong Enough To Bend

    Back in the day Tanya Tucker had a song called “Strong Enough To Bend”. There are many thoughts and analogies from the remnants of Hurricane Ike that visited Columbus, Ohio […]

  • What’s Your Isaac?

    Somewhere along the road of this “journey to nowhere” (Charlotte), my good friend and mentor Denny said something I have not forgotten. When we were discussing what all of this […]

  • Why We’re Staying

    Rather than fumble over words I can’t begin to explain, I’ll let someone much more qualified explain why we are not going to Charlotte. I have a peace this morning […]

  • Something Even BIGGER

    Well friends, we’re back from a whirlwind 72 hour tour of Charlotte, North Carolina. Some of you may be looking at that picture and saying…”that looks like Columbus, Ohio”. If […]

  • Teachable Tuesday

    I’m off to Cleveland the next few days for an event at Jacobs Progressive Field. In my absense, I’m going to let Mark Hall take over the blog today with […]


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