Have you ever played the numbers game? I mean, whatever party, event, or meeting you’ve attended and sat there with your internal calculator waiting for the moment when the number of people you first envisioned coming finally show up? 5 people at the gathering? 10 people at the dinner? 20 in your “small group”? (Guys let’s …

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I’ve heard way too many Facebook posts begin with “I don’t usually talk about politics BUT…” followed by a short dissertation giving someone’s pent-up political polemics and emotional outrage being unleashed seeking the approval of their Facebook crew. I’ve seen my fair share of opinions, rants, gossip, slander and yet also honest concerns and questionings. …

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I’m not sure if that title got your attention. But I’m assuming it was either the bluntness of the word “lame” or the alliteration of “Confessions” & “Christian”. But righteousness isn’t usually a crowd pleaser. For most of my Christian existence, righteousness had been forever fixated in the chasms of mind as just another one …

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I found myself pacing, full of emotions in my usual morning time in the prayer room. But today was different, as I was soon to find out the gender of my child and ready to embrace them and all that they are. Boy or girl… I woke up this morning beyond thrilled and ready to …

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Ever been to a wedding where the couple began their vows with “I promise to love you just enough so that our fights are minimized and so we can keep this thing going…Just enough so you won’t be mad at me… Just enough so that we stay married? ” Sounds like the start of a …

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Embracing the Mundane

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How much of life is made up of the routine, the mundane, the simple? What percentage of your day consists of the ordinary? 70? 80? All of it? If we were to hire someone to keep a running tab of your day… (sounds like quite the awe-inspiring prize) what would the patterns of your life …

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