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Opinions: Wisdom Wednesday : Recreation (6/19/2014)
Wisdom Wednesday -Summer Break As we try to take breaks this summer remember to take time to recreate. Recreation is a gift from God. He creates and we re-create.
David, the psalmist, said in Psalm 103:1-5 that there are 5 benefits when we bless the Lord. A relationship of praise to God with ALL of our inmost being leads to beautiful benefits. Notice them in the passage below.
Opinions: Wisdom Wednesday : Reflection (6/05/2014)
Wisdom Wednesday – Reflection at the End of Our 22nd Ministry Year Reflection can be sobering. Reflection can be humbling. Reflection can be honoring. As I reflect over another year of ministry leadership I am profoundly aware of how quickly a ministry year can fly by. This time last year we were, as a family, preparing for our firstborn to head off to his first year of college.
No one wants to be a loser. Yet losing can be a good thing if done for a greater purpose.
An excerpt from “Gracism: The Art of Inclusion”: SAYING 1 – I WILL LIFT YOU UP (SPECIAL HONOR) ELEVATORS OF GRACE Speaking of lifting others up, I was in London at the time of this writing in the Heathrow airport. When it was time for me to go from the train to the plane I needed to elevate from one floor to another. In the USA we call these shafts in the wall elevators.