Category Archives: Influence

Three Lions I Know

“Where is the dwelling of the lions, and the feeding place of the young lions, where the lion, even the old lion, walked, and the lion’s whelp, and none made them afraid? The lion did tear in pieces enough for … Continue reading

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My Swath of Earth

Since my claim is that God lives within me, should not my walk through the world leave a swath of peace and hope, of beauty and promise. Perhaps, too, will I create an aura of hunger, perhaps even of conviction. … Continue reading

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Of Flipflops and the High Calling

Cogitation, to my mind, ranks right up there with industry and integrity, for it is a good thing to long consider concepts and notions, to thoroughly examine each one, to hold them to the light, to examine their facets–to scrutinize … Continue reading

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The Profound Urge of Talent

“But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to each one for the profit of all:” I Corinthians 12:7 NKJ Not long after I planted flowers in our wooden barrels in one of our gardens, I noticed a different kind … Continue reading

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By The Way (A Photo Essay)

You shall teach them to your children, talking of them when you are sitting in your house, and when you are walking by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise. Deut. 11:19 ————– April 18. New … Continue reading

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Families and Prayerful Simple Discussions

Yesterday, one of my sons mentioned that last week he had sat with his wife and five children so they all could discuss an important decision that the parents would make, but that would greatly affect all of them. They … Continue reading

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