Out of Egypt

BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY…. “When Israel was a child, I loved him, and out of Egypt I called my son.” Hosea 11:1 ESV This is the verse that was fulfilled when Joseph took Mary and the baby Jesus to Egypt to escape Herod’s wrath. In this context the Lord is speaking through Hosea concerning Israel’s history as(…)

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At Ease

It was good to return home today after my week long conference. Last night I traveled back to Lakewood once again. This time for a reception for George Brauchler, Jr and his bid to become Colorado’s next Governor. My final sessions today were good challenges on how to facilitate change and some leadership observations from(…)

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Job’s Confidence

This week I am in Breckenridge for a Colorado Municipal League conference, so my schedule is thrown off. Last night I traveled to Lakewood to the home of my niece Kate and her husband David for a family gathering. My brother and his wife from California were in town. BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY… “But he knows(…)

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Advanced Planning

We enjoyed connecting with the Munn family last night to celebrate father’s day and Stephanie’s birthday, which is today. It is also an anniversary date for Debbie and me, forty-one years! I left Atlanta on a 6 a.m. flight, so I was up at 2 a.m. east coast time. Glad for a good trip to(…)

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The Ark of God’s Presence

Yesterday was a big day. We attended Mckenzie’s Vacation Bible School program. She went all by herself! It was great to connect with Nathan’s mother, Linda, who joined us for lunch. Last night we attended an Atlanta Braves baseball game at the new stadium, SunTrust Park.BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY… “And the ark of God remained with(…)

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A Righteous Response

BIBLE VERSE FOR TODAY… “…The Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord.”  In all this Job did not sin or charge God with wrong.” Job 1:21,22 ESV Job did his best to avoid what happened to him. It is from Job that we get the statement, “For the thing(…)

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