Tag Archives: Holy Spirit

Who we are when nobody is watching

My friend and fellow pastor Tom Beckette is moving to another church in the next couple of weeks.  I know he has been to the new church a couple of times to meet people.  I know he has been slowly … Continue reading

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Changing with society

In a New York Times article I read that there is a road that crosses Nevada that just raised the speed limit to 80 mph.  For me that brings back memories of driving from Montana to Utah in 2012.  We … Continue reading

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There’s a certain cat who I’d like to teach a lesson

There’s a white cat with splashes of black on it that hangs around in our front yard in the summers looking to get itself a bird.  We have several feeders and lots of birds.  I saw the cat this morning.  … Continue reading

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God’s doing 10,000 things

I love the phrase I heard John Piper say, “God is always doing 10,000 things in your life and you are only aware of 3 of them.”  That thought comes to mind when I think about what God does through … Continue reading

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When you think you have the devil under wraps

The last 2 summers we have enjoyed the birds and the squirrels, and the squirrels knew their place – which was not in the bird feeders. All of the sudden this spring they’re back on the feeders. Continue reading

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When “Please” is all you have

I occasionally text with Beth Foreman, who lives in New Haven, WV.  Beth is one of my favorite people in the world.  She runs (with a bunch of other volunteers) a weekly after school Bible club at the local elementary … Continue reading

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Why we go to church

The point of following Jesus is not so we can go to church. We should go to church so that we can more closely follow Jesus Continue reading

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