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Unchanging One

After returning this morning from my “Epic Fathering-Braveheart” meeting, I turned on iTunes and started listening to the haunting, throaty voice of Todd Agnew. I needed his fresh reminder about grace this morning. This guy gets it. If you are not familiar with his music, take a moment to listen to “Grace Like Rain”, “Still […]

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John Donne’s Holy Sonnets

Dana Stoddard has turned our Band of Brothers group on to the English Jacobean poet John Donne recently. Donne was known as an “English Dandy”, or womanizer, during his day and his early works were very erotic and sensual. After he experienced THE romance and quit settling for cheap substitutes, his writing was transformed. Donne’s […]

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Single’s Life Group

(Just a little thing, but I have noticed how many of my recent posts have started with some variation of “Melody and I…”. Today’s post is no exception! I would apologize and try to be a bit more creative with how I begin a post, but, frankly, I am so blessed to once again be […]

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Epic Fathering

I have been meeting with a great group of Dads for a little over a year now who all have sons who are either 13 or about to turn 13. As a group, we have gone through Robert Lewis’ book Raising a Modern Day Knight and then followed that with Eldredge’s The Way of the […]

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Junkanoo (Junk-A-New!)

Before our trip to the Bahamas last week, Melody and I had prayed that God would give us a restful and relaxing time and that he would make us super-sensitive to moments of grace that we might otherwise miss. (After both of us read Cathleen Falsani’s Sin Boldly, we started calling this “gracespotting.”) Well let’s […]

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