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Do You Need a Little Fresh Air?

“Most mornings I wake up happy and optimistic, looking forward to another day. I’ve never been a depressed kind of guy. But in 1999, I had the worst year of my life.”  It’s with that opening that Chris Hodges begins … Continue reading

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A Giant’s Depression

Originally posted on The Recovering Legalist:
Not long ago I did a couple of posts dealing with depression. As best I can tell, the posts were well-received. One of the main points I wanted to make in those posts was…

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Seriously, You Mean TODAY?

So yesterday I was walking through the hallways of the school where I teach, and what did I see? Sitting on a little table right outside of our school library… were several old books that they were giving away! Of … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! Celebrating the Joy of Jesus (a sermon)

MERRY CHRISTMAS: EXPERIENCING THE JOY OF CELEBRATING JESUS To listen to or download the audio MP3 of this message, click HERE. HUMOUR: A politically correct holiday greeting Best wishes for an environmentally conscious, socially responsible, low stress, non-addictive, gender-neutral, winter … Continue reading

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Ordinary Heroes: Josiah – #SermonNotes

ORDINARY HEROES: JOSIAH  (Pastor Chris Jordan – Horizon Church) This is a message I shared with our church family last Sunday morning…  To listen to or download the audio MP3, click HERE. INTRO TO TOPIC: If you were choosing a … Continue reading

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Pilgrims: Not Home Yet – Rejoicing in Suffering – #SermonNotes

PILGRIMS: NOT HOME YET: REJOICING IN SUFFERING (Pastor Chris Jordan – Horizon Church) This is a message I shared with our church family this past Sunday morning. You can click HERE to listen to the audio MP3. Note: Because of … Continue reading

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Reflections with Calvin & Hobbes – Hope and Dreams

One of the perks of working in a Christian school is our staff devotions in the morning before the school day starts. This morning, one of our teachers shared with us the story of Joseph. He was a dreamer who … Continue reading

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