Category Archives: freedom

And So, This is Christmas

It is not what we get, It is what we got, Because we were without hope, This gift is eternity. No fancy packages, No delicacies made from fine ingredients, A barn, and some animals and what they leave behind, A … Continue reading

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Self Protected Christianity

When life throws punches and it seems everything is raining down at once it is easy to feel overwhelmed. My pastor recently said in a sermon that the church today has preached an easy believing message that essentially paints the … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Why Our Children Leave the Church.

This is an insightful article on why some children stay in the church and some do not. My own experiences have shed some light on this subject as well. I was not brought up in the church and my “conversion … Continue reading

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Shannon’s Journey, Honoring One Who has Moved in with Angels.

It is just a memory now, the squealing tires, the shattering glass and the smell of antifreeze. I remember Tom holding my hand and my head while at the same time seeing the light, bright and beautiful beckoning to me, … Continue reading

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The Call Back to Romania

Today I am convinced, that we are being called back to Romania. As I reflect on the last few months the evidence of that call is becoming more clear. For some who may read this, the comment above may bring … Continue reading

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No Officer, I Wasn’t Laughing at You!

This post is a somewhat personal and to some extent still, if not mystical, at least undefined experience, I had several years ago. I have shared this with a couple of people and frankly I am not really sure I … Continue reading

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2 Years and1000 Comments

Tada! A big Brass band is playing (albeit, only in my head) and the celebration has begun. Hurry, jump on board before you miss any more of the fanfare. The calendar has just reached the two year mark since I … Continue reading

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