Category Archives: Church

“Extraordinary Measures”

I will have to put Extraordinary Measures in my 2010 Top 10 Movies. On the recommendation of my son, my husband and I sat down to watch this movie via Netflix. (By the way, we have had Netflix for over … Continue reading

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ANNE CHANCEY DALTON: God-given Talents

Anne Dalton has been a friend for over 15 years. After seeing her this past week, I can say without any doubt – I have not met all the many faces (facets) of Anne! This woman takes her gift for … Continue reading

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Abortion, Tebow, Saving Lives

Abortion is a terrible thing. I know. I have been through it. It was over 30 years ago and yet I still remember the day vividly. God has forgiven me. I have forgiven myself. It took a very long time … Continue reading

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Suicide IS Painful

Suicide has touched my life this week. The son of a woman I know committed suicide. He leaves behind family that is beyond devastated, including his own young children. Suicide is, and has always been, a concept of life that … Continue reading

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What should a congregation following Jesus Christ in ministry look like?

But the eleven disciples went into Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus had sent them. When they saw him, they bowed down to [worshiped] him, but some doubted. Jesus came to them and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has … Continue reading

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Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

If you watch very little TV, this should be a show on your list. If you watch only ____ (TBN, CNN, ESPN, etc), this should be a show on your list. In it’s seventh season this show continues to be … Continue reading

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September "Back-to-School" not just for Kids!

As September draws near even the churches who have taken a summer vacation have put out their bulletins and dusted off their websites to entice members to sign up for small group classes. Leadership personnel are hit with Saturday and … Continue reading

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Michael Vick — Play Football or Feed Him to the Dogs

Some may find my title too graphic and in poor taste but I do have a point. The crimes that Michael Vick chose to commit and received the legal consequences would be called horrific in my ledger. I like animals. … Continue reading

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Children of Faith

I recently red a blog written by a grandfather about his grief that he was experiencing following the death of his granddaughter from cancer. He shares what God has shown him about faith. But what about those who are not … Continue reading

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The Heart of My Worship

Henry recently pointed out an online article on The Christian Post about Dan Lucarini, author and apparently a former worship leader. (book: Why I Left the Contemporary Christian Music Movement) It seems Mr. Lucarini left CMM because 1) he feels … Continue reading

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