When You’re Wondering If You’re Making A Difference

One of our relatively new volunteer leaders got a job in another state recently, and moved there with his family. It happens a lot. Then on Wednesday, I got this series of messages from him: Hey Talbot hope all is well! We have been here for a couple months and...

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When A Creature Of Habit Goes Spontaneous

My Tuesdays are fairly predictable: they start early in the office with prayer and meetings and sermon prep and meetings, and then I leave around 5 to work out at the Y, and then back home for a quick dinner and sermon prep. Julie travels most Tuesday, so I have this...

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The Trust Factor Launch

Have you ever noticed that you can look at ONE diamond from MULTIPLE angles and in so doing you find new elements to its beauty? Just one look doesn’t suffice; it takes long study from many viewpoints. In the same way, Proverbs 3:5-6 merits extended appreciation from...

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Am I A Real Texan?

My son, Riley Davis, recently posted his pre-season college basketball Top 25 rankings. While previewing #9 Texas Tech, he dropped this analysis: My dad is the least-Texan Texan I have ever met. He grew up in Dallas, but is not a Cowboys fan; he cares neither for...

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Gods At War, Week 4 — The “Good god” Sermon Rewind

Yesterday's sermon .... Was related though different at our Moss and Zoar Campuses, as Chris Thayer preached live at Moss and I preached live at Zoar. We used different scriptures and different pathways to get to the same bottom line (see below);In my version, jumped...

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