Monthly Archives: September 2011

Compassionate Care Is Not Hate

Apparently, I am a member of a hate group.  If I follow the logic presented in a recent New York Times article, I am a member of hundreds of hate groups.  … I always thought I was a pretty nice … Continue reading

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In the Facebook of Change – God Wins

Given my seemingly unconscious willingness to make purposeful change, it may stun you that when I walk into a grocery store and see they rearranged everything in the store, I usually leave. I love change when it suits my taste.  … Continue reading

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Da Bears or The Pack?

Living in Northern Illinois has it’s advantages and disadvantages.  One of those is that you live with rabid Packer fans and rabid Bears fans.  It is hard to feel the love between these two groups. Throw in an avid Steelers … Continue reading

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TP’ing the Church

Help us TP Kishwaukee Church this Sunday! There are two times in our lives when we get excited about toilet paper.  When we are on the toilet and learn we are out and when our homes are TP’ed by friends. … Continue reading

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Evolutionary Politics

I was surprised when GOP Presidential candidate Jon Huntsman voluntarily revealed that he believed in evolution.  It was a stunning PR move, which beat the national media in it’s campaign to bash Christians running for President. GOP Presidential candidates have … Continue reading

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By Invitation Only

I invited 128 friends to an party at my house yesterday and no one came.  Even my wife refused to join the festivities.  Obviously the social fabric of my Facebook network of friends is torn. It was a humbling experience … Continue reading

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Hospital Visits

If you want to see me, go to the hospital!  This has been one of my go-to lines as a pastor for much of my ministry.  I love making hospital visits.  If I fail to visit someone in the hospital, … Continue reading

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