Don’t give up on God

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Small storms come and go in your life and for the most part you pull through and hang on to God.  You remind yourself that God is good, that all things work together and so on.  Then you are hit by a hurricane.  A tragic death, divorce or some other unspeakable loss.  Then those verses aren’t as easy to quote.  …

I have a confession

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I have a confession to make.  I have been alone for two months now and I have not been able to rejoice for Julie.  People will say, “At least we know she is in heaven.”  Then I would think, “Yeah, well, I am down here and I can’t begin to tell you what I lost when Julie died.”  I thought …

Give Thanks

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I was quite shocked at the instruction to GIVE THANKS in every circumstance.  At first glance, that seemed impossible.  At least in my circumstance.  When things go well, I can give thanks.  But things have not gone the way I wanted them to. Giving thanks “In” Focus on the things you are thankful for.  The thought is not to give …

Continue to do good

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Today I want you to watch this one-minute video on “doing good”.  You could be going through a very difficult time right now.  As for me,  my difficult time is dealing with the death of my wife Julie.   The question is how to rise above the tough time and breath the fresh air that is available to us. Do Good. …

Four things to do when you don’t know what to do

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What I want to share with you in the next few weeks is incredibly powerful. I have recorded five super-short videos with some practical things you can do during tough times in your life. When my wife Julie passed away last month, I asked the Lord what I was to do.  I wanted to be steadfast.  I wanted to continue …