Monthly Archives: May 2011


Saturday May 13, 2011 Have you ever been in a period of your life when you sensed that God was impressing you do do something or to call someone? Have you experienced a time in your life when things were … Continue reading

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Unwavering Morality


Friday May 13, 2011 I remember a night when I was on the college baseball team decades ago, and we were driving from the snow covered foothills of northern Colorado to El Paseo, Texas to play some spring baseball games. … Continue reading

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Uncontrolled Power


Thursday May 12, 2011 I have had a couple of micro managers over the years who have needed to control the work environment. There is a universal negative feeling about managers who are micro managers. No one wants to have … Continue reading

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Party! Party! Party!


Wednesday May 11, 2011 Everyone loves a party. At least most people love a party and some love to party more than others. There are parties centered around the birth of a baby. Birthday parties. Anniversary parties. New Years parties. … Continue reading

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Opposition To God’s Call: Fear


Tuesday May 10, 2011 There were two things I said I would never do because of my fear of them–bungy jumping and ski diving. To jump off a bridge or out of an airplane seemed crazy for anyone to do, … Continue reading

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Opposition To God’s Call: Lies


Monday May 9, 2011 One of the more difficult issues to deal with in relationships today is lies. In fact of all the factors that break down trust more, it is lies. If you can’t believe the person you are … Continue reading

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Opposition to God’s Call: Diversion


Saturday May 7, 2011 One Saturday I got up and decided to fertilize the orange and grapefruit trees in my back yard. As I went into the kitchen is saw the dishes needed to be put into the dishwasher and … Continue reading

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Opposition to God’s Call: Negativity


Friday May 6, 2011 I believe that all of us have an innate desire to please when we come into this world. We have a desire to please our parents, our first grade teacher, our boyfriend or girlfriend, our employer, … Continue reading

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Opposition to God’s Call: Making Trouble


Thursday May 5, 2011 I was a pastor in a multi-staff church and was in charge of marriage and family ministry. I was young at the time and had all kinds of energy and vision about how we could reach … Continue reading

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Opposition To God’s Call: Defiance


Wednesday May 4, 2011 Did you ever have a sibling who didn’t seem to have to do as much work as you did or got by with doing less than you had to do? Do you ever remember working on … Continue reading

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