Archive | July, 2013

Generosity a Forever Gift

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“You can’t out give God!” I cannot remember where I first heard this statement years ago, but it has rung true in my life COUNTLESS TIMES. Generosity is something, I pray, everyone has experienced in their lifetime, whether it be a material gift, a gift of service, a gift of a listening ear, a gift […]

Sunday Golf

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“Sunday Golf” Over the past 10 years Sundays, for the most part, have been spent on the golf course. Having been raised to not only go to church on Sunday morning, but Sunday nights as well, having worship on a Sunday outside of a church was uncharted territory for me. Finding myself with 3 children […]

God Orchestrates Our Lives

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In early May of this year my daughter, Collins, and I attended a leadership conference. Collins and I share a common interest in seeking to learn from others, especially from proven leaders. At this conference, sponsored by Chick-fil-A, we were able to watch an interview with Condoleezza Rice. One of the most compelling questions asked […]

Unplanned for Rocks

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How many times in life do we get blindsided by “unplanned for rocks”? My father was a Road Builder. When I was growing up he would load up the family in the car, especially on the weekends, and ride around surveying the progress being made on the construction of the new road he was working […]

Words Kill

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The person who coined the phrase, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me,” in my opinion, could not be MORE WRONG! Words have the power of life and death. In Proverbs 18 it teaches, “The tongue has the power of life and death.” Once words spill out of our […]