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parenting from another room and other disasters of our age

This is the scene. I’ll bet a lot of you have been in it. Mom, sitting at the dining room table. Hot coffee. Laptop. Scrolling mindlessly through FB and mildly amusing herself. Kids, aged 5 1/2 and 2-months-shy-of-4, screaming at each other in the living room. Mom, still sitting at table: Girls! What are you… Continue reading parenting from another room and other disasters of our age

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maybe you’re the prodigal

I’d been committing this past 2018 to praying for “prodigals.” The word has some heavy connotations in our circles (evangelical, fundamental, whatever labels we get these days). We tend to view people as either following God or not following (which, if you boil it all down, God also tends to view people this way) but… Continue reading maybe you’re the prodigal

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a short list of things I’ve learned in 2018

Some of the time I just remember things I already knew or I hear things in a different way. For example, I find this to be true of the Bible. I’ll read something I’ve read a hundred times or more and something will just stand out differently. I could write a blog a day on… Continue reading a short list of things I’ve learned in 2018