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Laughter and other simple joys

My weekend with my daughter is over for another couple weeks. This is typically the “let-down” time for me as I return to a quiet apartment and kill some time before going to bed. It was a good weekend, though she suffered part of the weekend through a “tummy ache” and a bumped nose that…

Life is meant to be a verb: live it!

Have you ever had one of those moments where things seemed to build into a near-crescendo in a life-changing sort of way? I think I’m in the midst of one of those moments in time. Driving truck isn’t one of those things that I dreamed of doing as a kid. It’s certainly not one of…

No regrets…

Of all the regrets I have, and a number of them swam through my mind this past week, I can say there is one decision I made years ago that I pray I will never give up on. After listening to the book of Hebrews on an mp3 yesterday and then today reading through the…

How can I walk with God if I can’t see Him?

How do you walk with God when you can’t see Him? I guess that’s why they call it “faith.” I just started reading a book titled: “Desiring God” by John Piper. It’s the 25th anniversary reference edition. I must admit I’ve not heard of this author before, much less the earlier title of the same…