The Holy Pursuit

The harder I try to be holy, the more I find myself discouraged by the struggle to avoid sin. Ever felt that way? Striving for holiness is like reaching for the impossible dream, the always out of reach carrot.  We seem to be left empty-handed every time. We want to be good. We long to be pure.  The […]

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Consider Humility

“Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves.”  Philippians 2:3 (NIV) The New Websters Expanded Dictionary defines “humble” as: of a low, mean, or unpretending character; lowly; modest; meek.  To make humble; to abase; to lower.  And “humility” is defined as humbleness of mind; modesty; a […]

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The Journey Begins

Forty-six years so far in this journey called LIFE.  Lot’s of dull moments, but many more moments mixed with joy and sorrow, happiness and grief, living and learning – satisfaction and regret.  I appreciate you joining me in reflecting on this journey.  My hope is that by each post that you read you will be […]

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