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The World Awaits

I write these thoughts as I prepare for a shared dialogue sermon with Aaron Johnson this   Sunday at Oakhaven Church in Oshkosh.  For more about Dr. Johnson’s presentations here in Oshkosh, see any of the following links: UW Oshkosh … Continue reading

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Season of Light

I guess I’m still a child at heart. This time of year in late Fall, I begin anticipating the appearance of Christmas lights. I begin visualizing and strategizing the placement of the outdoor lights I will use to decorate our … Continue reading

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Living Large

Quotations regarding our economy harvested from the media this week: “Expect to see more troubled times on Wall Street this year….” “We foresee more corporate shut downs….expect a bloodbath of closures…” I’ll let just two of the many dark and … Continue reading

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In the Aftermath of God

“Christian faith, it could be said, is born in the aftermath of God.  Our fragile faith is fanned into life in the wake of what we believe to have been the incoming of a life-giving encounter in which we feel … Continue reading

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Intentionally Holy

I’ve been contemplating the idea of holiness lately. I suppose to be honest, the idea of being holy is always just below the surface of my consciousness. I don’t think of myself very often as holy. Somehow the term seems … Continue reading

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Daniel’s Jerusalem……i.e.Jerusalem in Daniel’s Rear View Mirror …….i.e. Over My Left Shoulder

How difficult it must have been for Daniel and the others to look over their shoulder as they were exiled to Babylon. The temple days would now be only a memory. The splendor and pageantry of the festivals would now … Continue reading

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12 Steps to Spiritual Wholeness

I’m a recovering human. Like most, I’ve had my share of struggles. I’m thankful that the best and strongest influence in my recovery is Jesus Christ. A few years ago I was running a men’s group and we tweaked the … Continue reading

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