Category Archives: Change

Do You Have a Plan? (part 1)

I recently returned from leading a Spiritual Formation Conference with a wonderful group of 19 ministers from all around Ghana, West Africa. My good friend Fred Asare hosted the conference at the Village of Hope. It was a time of quiet … Continue reading

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Spiritual Formation …………… Do You Believe Him?

I used to think that there were two components involved in spiritual growth: (1) What I Am. (2) What I Should Be. And, of course, the goal of the Christian life is to simply move from what I am to … Continue reading

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No Regrets

My mother died at the beginning of this year at the age of 81. She was a happy wife of a very loyal husband. She was a serving mother of four children who shared with her our deepest hurts and … Continue reading

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Time To Change Seats?

I read of a linguist who translated a portion of the Bible into a tribal dialect and then left a man with the task of teaching the people to read.  The linguist returned months later to find three students and … Continue reading

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cul-de-sac living

I really like the thoughtful writing of Ken Gire. Here is a piece from his, Windows of the Soul.  It gave me a good start to my day. It is, I suppose, possible to speak of the soul without speaking … Continue reading

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