Tag Archives: David

A PASTOR’S HEART

Thessalonians – Hope   Pastors are called to love people to God because of their love for God themselves. If you wonder what that tenacious, tireless love looks like, we get a glimpse of the heart of a pastor, who … Continue reading

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THE CROSS HAS THE FINAL WORD!

Galatians – Freedom in Christ   I must confess. Music lifts my spirit and soothes my soul. I was raised in a musical family who taught me that music was important, necessary and enjoyable in life. I still have my … Continue reading

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THE CALLING AND COMPENSATION

Corinthians – Belief and Behavior   Randy and I felt truly called to be teachers in a public school environment. We were passionate about teaching kids. We worked hard in our young married lives with three children to accomplish the … Continue reading

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UNACCEPTABLE

Corinthians – Belief and Behavior   You have heard it said from many Christians with a heart of love that we love the sinner but hate the sin. Why? Because we know God hates sin and cannot be in the … Continue reading

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GENEROUS HOSPITALITY WISDOM IN THE WORK

Romans – “Therefore”   We love having family and dear friends visit us. As they get ready to leave, however, after an extended visit, it takes awhile to say those last good byes. At least it does in our household. … Continue reading

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GRAFTED TO THE ROOT

Romans – “Therefore”   I love roses. I love growing roses. For a few years, Randy would give me a rose bush for Valentine’s Day to begin my collection of roses in our yard. Then the real work began. Roses … Continue reading

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YOU’RE NOT ALONE IN THIS…

Romans – “Therefore”   We are troubled deeply by what is going on in the world. We wonder how bad will it get before things turn around. We blame the government leaders, no matter who is in charge, for everything … Continue reading

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