good traffic jams and the “buzz” of real life!

They worshiped together at the Temple each day, met in homes for the Lord’s Supper, and shared their meals with great joy and generosity all the while praising God and enjoying the goodwill of all the people. And each day the Lord added to their fellowship those who were being saved. - Acts 2:46-47 GRIDLOCK! …

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preaching – and living – the gospel of light!

PREACH: verb  (SPEAK IN CHURCH) 1. to proclaim or make known the gospel, the good tidings. 2. to encourage others in the understanding and the practice of the way of love. 3. to tell the story of Jesus, and to encourage a body of believers to live as children of the light Yesterday, looking for a particular photo from …

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Why Sundays Rock! (hint, it’s something to do with M-Tu-W-Th-F & S)

One of my favorite times at home is when Rebekah and I are both preparing for Sunday. There's a sense of peace and purpose that seems to enfold us; it's as if all our mutual energy and creativity is focused exactly where God wants it to be. Saturday afternoon we moved out on to the …

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I can’t imagine Sunday morning without church…

I know this may be hard for many people to understand or even imagine, but I wake up every Sunday morning - without fail - literally jazzed and excited that once again I have the privilege of going to church. I love everything about Sunday morning. I'm drawn to the wonderful people; I let the …

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peace and concern on a Saturday night

There is something deeply peaceful and affirmingly right about Saturday evenings at our home. I think maybe it's the mixture of hard work and good faith, and how everything seems to come together in a special kind of beauty. It's simple, really. I'm at my desk, working on some writing assignment and preparing to teach …

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