Monthly Archives: October 2013

Why worship? Escape or engage?

Every once in a while I stumble across a blog post that names what I have been feeling or answers a question that I have been asking. The blog post by Aaron Niequest, one of Willowcreek’s worship leaders inspired me. … Continue reading

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In the Word – Take the shot!!!

Take the shot! That’s how you win a basketball game!  Whether it’s the three pointer, the two point shot, or the free throw, sink enough baskets and you win the game. Although each shot’s value varies, for a team to be strong, … Continue reading

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In the Word – If You Have Nothing Nice To Say

What’s the phrase? What’s the phrase your parents or teacher or coach taught you that you continue to live by today? Do to others as you would have them do to you. Luke 6:31 A penny saved is a penny earned. Benjamin … Continue reading

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In The Word – When Children Hurt

Drawing by Emily Button – A 17-year-old girl studying Visual Arts in Adelaide, Australia There is a scream that only a child can make. Parents know it instinctively.  It’s the “I’m hurt” scream. The “I’m hurt” scream is typically temporary. A finger … Continue reading

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In the Word – Entitlement

A patron is eating at a well known restaurant. They eat their often. They enjoy the food and the ambiance. They consider themselves loyal customers. But every time the bill arrives they scrutinize it and ask to be “comped.” They … Continue reading

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