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2 words that changed my life

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The difference between doing something really good in this world and doing nothing at all can be razor thin. I met a family who visited our church on Easter Sunday. The mom’s car had broken down, so she called a taxi to bring her kids and a friend with her. When I met her kids, […]

Friday

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August 2016

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Just Obey, Stupid

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In the midst of making something way too complex, you’ve probably been told, “KISS: Keep It Simple Stupid.” Something similar ought be said to those refusing to obey God’s simple commands. Naaman was a valiant military leader, but II Kings tells of his leprosy. There was no cure, so imagine his emotions when he hears […]

Thursday

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August 2016

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Thursday

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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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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 […]