Best. Home. Closing. EVER.

Just ten days ago, the people of Good Shepherd gave a remarkable $389,571 towards the purchase and remodeling of a Home for girls who are themselves under renovation -- rescued from domestic sex trafficking and headed towards healing with On Eagles' Wings...

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Have You Noticed?

Have you noticed . . . .That the same injury which ended Mark McGwire's career, patella tendinitis, is threatening Rafael Nadal's?That when you spend a little more for items of higher quality you spend less in the long run because they last longer?That the man...

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The Number Is IN

Yesterday, near the beginning of our worship gatherings, we announced the amount of the previous week's financial offering.See, we spent the month January teaching about the scourge of domestic sex trafficking of under-age girls, the complicity of many church men...

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Constant Contact Launch — Earwitnesses

We are plugged in, aren’t we? We’ve got mobile phones, portable tablets, and all-purpose laptops. If anything happens anywhere in the world – or even just right around the corner – we’re going to know about it.  But what if in all that communication with the...

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Baptism At An Indian Shrine

I guess I feel like the timing was providential.Wait, that makes me sound . . . Calvinist.So the timing was . . . prevenient.Timing of what?  The report I received this week from some of our partners in ministry in eastern India regarding a baptism.  A...

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The Immensity Of Smallness

Rob Wegner of Granger Church in Indiana coins a beautiful phrase in his book Share The Well:The Immensity Of SmallnessI love that.    It reminds us that vision casting without an action plan is mere daydreaming. It assures us that every significant...

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Skinny On The Men’s Steak Out

A critical part of the just-completed Home series was an exploration of the role men play in a healthy, functioning household.As well as an examination of the role men play in creating the sickening demand for underage girls that leads to the traumatized supply of...

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There’s No Place Like Home

You remember this. Dorothy, Toto, red shoes, and a nice witch:Click here. It's true.  There really is no place like home.Which is what the grand finale of the Home series is all about.  Providing a home that heals for some young girls who desperately need...

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