Say What? Communicating well with our brothers in Christ

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Have you ever communicated a specific idea only to discover that your listener heard something totally different?  I know I have! One of my favorite memories from my time in East Asia is our team’s first meal at a dumpling restaurant.  We had been told beforehand by an American friend that one serving consisted of […]

Thirty seconds and one week

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Why can’t we commit?

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Today I missed two meetings.  I had committed to them; they were written on my desk calendar and entered into my Google account, but somehow I totally forgot about them.  As a result, I squandered the opportunity to help a colleague stuff envelopes and missed a chance to learn how to use the new sound […]

Too busy to pray?

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Most of the women I know juggle a lot of hats and wear a lot of plates – or something like that.  We are daughters, wives, mothers, friends, mentors, employers, employees, Bible study leaders, Sunday school teachers, nursery workers, and so much more.  We have family responsibilities, job requirements, church commitments, and enough sticky notes […]

Impacting Lostness Through Disciple-Making

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Many years ago I was serving as an unordained, unlicensed corporate chaplain in the DFW Metroplex. As part of my ministry responsibilities I would visit corporations and build relationships with the employees. There were many employees who had no church background or home and the chaplains were on-call outside of our regular weekly visits in […]