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Giving to God

Two things determine a gift’s value to you: what it is and who gave it. It needs to either be a genuinely nice gift…

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Free lunch tomorrow

On one occasion I saw a clever sign that a restaurant had posted in its window. It read: Free Lunch Tomorrow. There was a…

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3 words that will change your Valentine’s Day (especially if you’re single)

In my almost 40 years on the earth, I’ve experienced the four emotions of Valentine’s Day—loneliness, euphoria, pressure, and apathy. From puberty through my…

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Is following God like eating boiled brussels sprouts?

My mother is a good cook, so I enjoyed almost everything she made when I was a kid. But every once in a while…

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What’s your action plan?

Death made headlines again. Immediately after the news of Kobe Bryant’s helicopter crash spread, the posts on social media were begging us to hug…

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What are my gifts?

You may have noticed that God doesn’t whisk you safely up to heaven as soon as you are converted to faith. You’re still here!…

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What is my purpose?

When the stagecoach brought you to Laramie or Cheyenne, that was the end of the line for you. The driver might have helped you…

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Why did I land here?

Is there any meaning to the place of your birth, or is your arrival random and meaningless? People want answers to that aching question….

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Balance sheets and resumes

How can you tell if people think of themselves as successful? Look at what’s on their resume: educational attainments, advanced degrees and certifications, positions…

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Watch your mouth

I’m a big fan of words and talking with both people I know and people I’m about to know. This is a positive because…

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What are you filling up on?

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you didn’t surprise yourself? You know, those moments when something comes out of your mouth that catches even you…

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Wish not

On several occasions Jesus instructed people on the issue of worry. “Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself” (Matthew 6:34)….