The Answer

Fifteen years ago I found myself working in a local lumber mill. The hours were long. The work was dangerous. And the pay was low. Everyday was a struggle physically. The heat was oppressive in the Summer and the cold was constant in the Winter. My back would burn...

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The Anchor

They were experiencing a long night of the soul. God's touch seemed to vanish.It was 1992. A father had died, health problems were rampant, and he was burned out after 19 years pastoring. His church was entering the first stages of a split.Summer arrived and his wife...

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The Best Knot Name

Call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor me. (Psalm 50:15) In the Florida Keys there’s a landmark bait and tackle shop named Capt. Hook’s. It’s crammed full of fishing items and eclectic paraphernalia. Small signs dot the walls, like...

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Beyond the Clouds

John 8:12 - Then Jesus spoke to them again, saying, "I am the light of the world. He who follows Me shall not walk in darkness, but have the light of life." (NKJV)Matthew 28:20 - Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with...

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The Empty Seat

I couldn't believe my good fortune. The seat next to me on the aircraft was still empty and the cabin crew were already closing the doors. We were leaving right on time for a 5 hour night flight to Reykjavik, Iceland, where we would land at 6:30 local time. Our entire...

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