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How to Set Great Goals (that you will actually accomplish)

Recently I did the course by Michael Hyatt, “5 Days To Your Best Year Ever.” The content of this course was well put together, efficient and thought-provoking. It was exactly...
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How to Encourage Yourself

This is a guest post by Daniel Henderson at www.strategicrenewal.com David, the great Old Testament figure, was no stranger to fatigue, fear, confusion, doubt, bad decisions, and second chances.  Like refreshing...
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What We Can Learn From The Healing of a Blind Man At Bethsaida – Mark 8:22-26

And they came to Bethsaida. And some people brought to him a blind man and begged him to touch him. And he took the blind man by the hand and...
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How to Share Your Heart and Still be Heard

Recently I’ve had to have some conversations with people that have been hard – to say the least. Truth has had to be spoken, otherwise it would have left a...
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Four Lessons for Fellow Cowboys from the Life of Keith Clerihue

This week my closest friend, Keith “Chet” Clerihue, went home to be with the Lord. A few years back he asked me to do his funeral, and as much as...
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An Outline For a Strong Start To Your Sermon

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedIn this week’s podcast, Josh Weidmann shares the best way to start off your sermon. There is no time more important than...
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Sermon and Study Notes for the Parable of the Ten Minas in Luke 19:11-27

This is without a doubt one of the hardest of the parables to exegete. I struggled with this passage for nearly twice as many hours as it takes to prep...
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Prayer is An Appeal to the Strength of the Almighty God

“A dear friend of mine who was quite a lover of the chase, told me the following story: ‘Rising early one morning,’ he said, ‘I heard the baying of a...
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The Pure Excitement of First Time Experiences

Last year my daughter, Grace, met Winnie the Pooh for the first time. Come to think of it, so did I – yet there was a drastic difference in the...
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When Urgent Needs to Wait

I’ve heard many strong leaders give this piece of advice; “Don’t let the urgent knock out the important.” While I appreciate that statement, I find it much harder to implement...
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Protect your time because small interruptions have big consequences

One time a mentor casually asked me if I answered the phone on Tuesdays. It took me a moment to process his question but it soon registered; he was asking...
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To Know Him and Make Him Known

The stars were shining bright as I looked to the sky tonight. I could not help but be mesmerized by the glow that shined through the little pinholes in the...
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Wisdom

A Probing Question From My Dad, “What is keeping you from desiring God’s wisdom?”

In an recent email from my dad, he wrote:  One of the most intriguing questions is: if God were to grant you whatever you asked, what would you request? We...
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How I Write My Study Notes for My Sermon Prep

Every time I preach, there are over 10 different steps that I take to get my sermon to the final outline. I’ve share with you previously about my first step,...
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How To Give Your Family More Than Your Leftovers

This morning my mom called. She is sweet and always has a way of sharing truth in love. After we caught up on life a bit, she said, “I need...
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