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God In Unlikely Places / God's Love / Perspective / Relationships

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This election, perhaps more than any election in recent years, has drawn to the surface unparalleled levels of divisiveness.  Social media are often merely containers for vitriol as it is commonplace to see statements like “If you vote for ______ then you’re (insert your favorite derisive adjectives)”.  Even among my brothers and sisters in Christ, … Continue reading

Positively Charged
Failure / God In Unlikely Places / Humility / Judgement / Listening / Perspective / The Power of Words / Wisdom

Positively Charged

While public speaking continues to remain the #1 fear in America, I am one of those strange people that actually enjoys it.  When an opportunity presents itself to do some kind of public speaking, I get excited rather than anxious.  In fact, I enjoy public speaking so much, I take time off of work so … Continue reading

A Matter of Perspective
Humility / Judgement / Listening / Perspective / Relationships / Wisdom

A Matter of Perspective

For many, the battle lines have been drawn.  The political beliefs that are deemed “right” or “good” seem very clear and anything that doesn’t agree with them needs to be opposed.  Many social media sites are no longer friendly places to stay involved in the lives of friends and family, but rather, have become battlegrounds. … Continue reading

A Penny for your Thoughts
Approval / God's Love / Perspective / Relationships / The Power of Words

A Penny for your Thoughts

Recently, I went shopping.  The great thing about shopping post Christmas is that it is often a rather lovely array of extreme-clearance-money-saving bonanzas.  Discount are piled on top of discounts so that once you’ve got 50% off an item that’s already 60% off where you also get buy one get one free, it practically feels … Continue reading