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First Faith

“Do your mom and dad follow Jesus?" “No, but I'm teaching them some.” When a new third-grade student named Galena… Read More
Leave Everything Behind

"Jesus replied, 'Very truly I tell you, no one can see the kingdom of God unless they are born again."… Read More
Time To Grow Up

I fed you with milk, not solid food, for you were not ready for solid food. Even now you are… Read More
Beyond What We Can See

“And he will delight in the fear of the Lord. He will not judge by what he sees with his… Read More
Give Thanks!

And you will say in that day: Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name; make known his deeds among… Read More
Defiant Joy

Do not fret because of the wicked; do not be envious of wrongdoers, for they will soon fade like the grass,… Read More
Walking in Mystery

"All that belongs to the Father is mine. That is why I said the Spirit will receive from me what… Read More
Taking The Long View

“I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to… Read More
Gratitude: Endurance for the Race

Gratitude Grat·i·tude \ˈɡradəˌt(y)o͞od/ (noun): the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for, and to return kindness. synonyms: gratefulness, thankfulness, thanks,… Read More
The Other Side of the Boat

“He said, ‘Throw your net on the right side of the boat and you will find some.’ When they did, they were… Read More
Grief: Endurance for the Race

Grief /ɡrēf (noun): keen mental suffering or distress over loss; sharp sorrow. What is it? Grief is what we experience… Read More
Breathing Deep…Endurance for the Race… RESILIENCE

Re·sil·ience \ri-ˈzil-yən(t)s\: the ability to become strong, healthy, or successful again after something bad happens; the ability of something to… Read More
Strengths Part 6: Strengths Based Grace

What Is It? Ah… there it is… that word. We all like to breathe it in deeply - and then… Read More
Another Way to Fish

When he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, “Put out into deep water, and let down the nets for a… Read More
Participants in Redemption

This year during Advent and Christmas I found myself not in the more traditional readings for the season, but rather… Read More
Strengths Part 5: Strengths Based Stress Management

What Is It? We’ve explored the topic of Stress in previous articles (Stress 101, Stress 102, Burnout), so what’s new… Read More
A Welcome Change of Pace

[caption id="attachment_16943" align="alignleft" width="300"] Dr. Radcliffe (right) with Nurse Pauline (center) and a patient[/caption] After a long hiatus from providing… Read More
Strengths Part 4: Sometimes They Help, Sometimes They Hinder

Strengths is all about the discovery of our natural talents so we can use them to grow and develop in… Read More
The Human Jesus – Part 3: Yet He Did Not Sin

This is the third article in a series of articles on The Human Jesus by Dr. Dick Eugenio. You can… Read More
Putting in Your Two Cents: The Economy of God

The story of the poor widow is not a parable. It actually happened (and is recorded in both Mark and… Read More
Strengths Part 3: Powerful Partnerships and Teams

What is the best team experience you’ve ever had? What made it good? How can it be repeated? What was… Read More
The Human Jesus – Part 2: Tempted Like Us in Every Way

  The writer of Hebrews is very clear: Jesus “was tempted in every way, just as we are” (4:15). The… Read More
Strengths: Part 2 – Discover Your Energy

You know those days when we don’t feel like doing anything? We want to be motivated, but we just can’t… Read More
The Human Jesus – Part 1

The four Gospels––Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John––present us with astonishing insights into the person and life of Jesus Christ. In… Read More


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