Tag Archives: Truth

Shepherd for the Journey

In my longing to be more like Jesus, I’ve undertaken the study of his “I am” statements as recorded in the book of John. Jesus said “I am the good shepherd.” (John 10: 11) I am not a shepherd. My … Continue reading

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Who are you influencing? (Part II)

… continued from Who are you influencing? (Part I) Brutus took custody of the bleeding and beaten men. He thrust them into one of the inner cells. Fastened their feet in the stocks.  “We don’t need your kind around here. For … Continue reading

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Who are you influencing?

Life as a Roman guard had its perks.  They lived in the middle class working group, receiving pay and housing and some status. The guards took their job of protecting the community quite seriously.  They were responsible for people who … Continue reading

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Come to the Door, Please

We arrived at the Detroit community center to host a children’s afternoon program. We had been asked to lead three hours of programming which would allow the “regular” staff to do much needed planning for the upcoming school year. With … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Browser Bible Study Ready

You can turn your internet brower’s Bookmark Bar into a valuable partner for personal Bible Study. This easy navigation tool helps you avoid memorizing lengthy web addresses filled with bizarre combinations of characters…//:%.com/nsP4.php?=10!! Many online resources now exist to aid … Continue reading

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Light for the Journey

While visiting the caves of Luray Caverns, we meandered among the stalactites and stalagmites into a small chamber at the end of one of the crystallized walkways. Occasional drips of water splashed onto the natural limestone surfaces. In her calm … Continue reading

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Visual Story of Jesus

Through a powerful movie filmed mostly in Tunisia and Morocco, here is the biography of Jesus from Matthew’s point of view. The film opens with a brief narrative, then launches into the 4+ hours of word-for-word NIV translation of the … Continue reading

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