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Listen…

If you have ever been to a good old American Baseball game, perhaps you have experienced the folks that walk up an down the isles attempting to sell everything from hotdogs and beer to bull horns and team gear. Amidst … Continue reading

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Whose Side Are You On??

As I am writing this, I am waiting for game six of the quarter final round of the Stanley Cup playoffs between the Winnipeg Jets and the Nashville Predators to begin. It has been a while since I have been … Continue reading

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Timing…

Read – 2 Samuel 11 Focus on verse 1 One of the keys to great stand up comedy is timing. It’s not just what the comedian says, or even just how he says it, the timing of how the words … Continue reading

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Fear Factor…

Read – 1 Samuel 31 Focus on verse 4-6 Fear Factor was or perhaps still is one of the many reality shows that became popular in the last decade. The idea of the show is to attempt to motivate people … Continue reading

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Close – but not quite…

Read Joshua 16 Focus on verse 10 One of my favorite quips is the phrase, “Close only counts in horse shoes and hand grenades”. Most often “close” is just a description we use in order to make ourselves feel better … Continue reading

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Getting it done…

Read Joshua 11 Focus on verse 15 I prefer the feeling that accompanies the completion of a long difficult project over the feeling that accompanies the realization that I have failed. Don’t get me wrong, both events have value, but … Continue reading

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Looking for Trouble…

Read Genesis 39 Focus on verse 9-1 On the occasions in my past when I was looking for trouble, I rarely had to look far to find it. I would not describe my past as particularly colorful in this regard, … Continue reading

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