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Burned…but not Consumed

I was on a hike this weekend on a mountain ridge in western North Carolina. This particular ridge just happened to catch on fire last summer. I’d never seen anything like it- standing on a trail amidst charred trees. The … Continue reading

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The People You “Accidentally” Meet

I met Jessica 25 years ago. She was only six-years-old when she walked into my first grade classroom. What I didn’t know was that: • Her mother had prayed for a Christian teacher in the public school. • I would … Continue reading

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Got Hate?

Oh, I would never hate anyone. I go to church and read my Bible. After all, I’m a Christian and Christians don’t hate! Right? Okay…maybe I don’t “like”, but I definitely don’t hate! Love? Oh no way… you have no … Continue reading

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A Tweet from Heaven

I watched her for 30 minutes on this early, spring morning. Back and forth the mama bird flitted and tweeted, bringing succulent grub to her babies.  I think what captivated me the most was the relentless way she worked at … Continue reading

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Out on a Limb!

Scrambling in the wooded part of my yard, I watched them. Dozens of squirrels all moving about like they couldn’t make up their mind about what to do, how fast to go, or even where to go. Busily they dug … Continue reading

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Real Change- Part 4- Powerful Prayer

Why is it my house suddenly needs to be  cleaned or organized the minute I say, “I’m going to pray now”?  I round the corner of the kitchen, and ironically I see the same table I always see, but this … Continue reading

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Spiritual Amnesia

They whined and cried, grumbled and complained. I’m not talking about the preschool children. I’m referring to the Children of Israel…you know, the Jewish people whom God freed from captivity. While reading Psalm 105-106 this morning, I was reminded of … Continue reading

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