Monthly Archives: December 2007

The Babe In the Manger

Luke 2:1-20 In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.  This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria.  All went to their own towns to … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Christmas has always been my favorite time of year, but the reason has changed.  As with all children, when I was a child, I loved Christmas for the presents.  Church on Christmas Eve was something I tolerated, even though I liked … Continue reading

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Working in the Dark

Shortly after we were married, my wife and I rented a small house in Sterling, KS.  It was a nice little home, perfect for a young couple with no kids and less money. Out in the back of the house … Continue reading

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Anger Management

In C. S. Lewis book, The Great Divorce, Lewis has a dream in which he finds himself on a bus ride from hell to heaven.  Along the way, he observes as various passengers on the bus either decide to turn … Continue reading

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Chasing Rabbits

I’ve spent my day chasing rabbits.  I don’t know where I heard the term first, but it describes my day.  Unfortunately, it describes a lot of my days.  I’ll be diligently working on a translation for a sermon or bible … Continue reading

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Great Comfort in Inconsistency

It is frightening how we are becoming increasingly comfortable living with inconsistency.  Let me explain… A few months ago I finished up a series of messages in the church about stewardship.  As I have come to understand it, the Biblcal … Continue reading

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Hello world!

What do you know… I guess it was inevitable.  I sit and read so many blogs and websites, it was only a matter of time before I started my own.  Please don’t get me wrong.  I am not so full … Continue reading

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