Christmas Is—Ordinary and Extraordinary

One of the silliest Christmas songs I’ve ever heard is “Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer.” Here’s the back story to this goofy song.


The Grateful—The Unsung Heroes

Luke 17:11-19 (NIV) Now on his way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. As he was going into a village,


The Lost Sheep—Lost and Found

Luke 15:1-7 (NIV) Now the tax collectors and sinners were all gathering around to hear Jesus. But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law muttered, “This

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How to Live Each Day with Courage

Psalm 27:1-5; 13-14 (NIV)             Where were you when the world stopped turning? September 11, 2001, is a day I will never forget. The attackers

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Everyday Mystics—Seeing God

Colossians 1:13-20 (NIV) When did you see God out in the world last? Can you know God through the world or only through the Bible?


Playing Hide and Seek with God

Isaiah 6:1-8 (NIV) Have you ever played hide and seek as a child or even with your kids? Photo by Xavi Cabrera on Unsplash            

Fathers Day

The Plot Thickens for Joseph-Prison

Genesis 39:19-23 (NIV) I’m a huge boxing fan. Don’t judge! I wrote about being a boxing fan in my book A Place Called Common Sense.

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Jesus and Peter – Because He Lives

John 21:15-19 (NIV) If you close your eyes and imagine the smell of a campfire, what do you see? I don’t actually see a campfire.


The Temptation—Encountering Jesus

Matthew 4:1-11 (NIV) Easter. Every Easter season I force myself to watch the movie The Passion of The Christ. Why force? Because it’s the most