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July 2016

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Everyday Heroes

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I had the opportunity to share the story of Blackbox on a show called “Everyday Heroes.” I’m so glad I could share about some of my heroes: boys rescued out of trafficking and our staff who gives their lives for them. Jodi and Jes were super nice, and it was a great experience. You can […]

Wednesday

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July 2016

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When a homeless man bought me lunch

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We were standing in line at Taco Bueno. Sunday lunch wasn’t going to be fancy on this day, but we were excited to be meeting friends who’d visited our church. In the midst of trying to figure out what we were ordering, which usually involves complex math and lots of “no, we’re getting water to […]

Wednesday

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June 2016

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What my shirt means

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I started running two years ago in order to tackle an adventure with some good friends. A shoulder injury motivated me to keep running, because I couldn’t play sports for a while (and I become a bad person when I don’t exercise). If you’ve seen a picture of me running, or you’ve passed me on […]

Monday

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June 2016

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How to make a spoiled brat

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"Make a photograph today that visually communicates a sound. Your choice of sound, but do your best to make us "hear" it."  A willing eight year old subject can be found if there's a lot of noise involved!

King David helped create scores of songs, a great nation, a powerful army and a spoiled brat named Adonijah.¬†Adonijah tried to take advantage of his old and feeble father by hatching a plan to seize control of the kingdom. (Sadly, he wasn’t the only son of David who attempted a coup.) “He put himself forward.” […]

Monday

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May 2016

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Sunshine – a morning prayer

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“The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands… The sun rises at one end of the heavens; nothing is deprived of its warmth. The law of the Lord is perfect, refreshing the soul”¬†(paraphrased from Psalm 19). —- Lord, bathe me every morning in the sunlight of your Word. […]