Category Archives: Calling

The Call To Serve

“…whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be slave of all. For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life … Continue reading

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Burn Ships, Not Bridges

When Cortes reached the New World, he ordered his men to set fire to the ships that had brought them there. There would be no turning back. Cortes and his men would succeed or die trying. While the stakes are … Continue reading

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Things We Leave Behind

“We can’t imagine the freedom we find from the things we leave behind.” - Michael Card I never wanted to be one of those guys who couldn’t leave high school. You know the ones I mean – the guys who graduated, … Continue reading

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Yearning

“And closely akin to the visions… was the call still sounding in the depths of the forest. It filled him with a great unrest and strange desires. It caused him to feel a vague, sweet gladness, and he was aware … Continue reading

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Game on.

This is an excerpt from the ebook, The Call Of Men. Game on. (from a blog post I wrote on March 24, 2011) This morning, while I was walking and praying, I was reminded of the movie Miracle, the story … Continue reading

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What’s Your GPS? (Part II)

“The more I know, the less I understand.” – The Heart of the Matter, Don Henley. “What is truth?” Pontius Pilate asked Jesus this question right before he handed him over to be crucified (John 18:38). Jesus had said that … Continue reading

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What is Your GPS app?

I was on my way to pick up my wife and daughter from the county fair. I know the Greater Cincinnati area pretty well, but I was destined for a humbling experience that day. I was driving down the highway … Continue reading

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The Story Company

Please check out what my friend Justin Lukasavige and the Story Company are doing to help eradicate poverty: Click here for video

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’75 World Series Game 6 – Greatest Ever?

12:34am, Inning 12, Fenway Park, Boston – Carlton Fisk steps to the plate for what will become the stuff of legend. To hear Red Sox fans tell the tale, the Sox won everything that night. Fisk homers to take down … Continue reading

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When You Grow Up

(Originally published on my old blog – I thought it was worth sharing here). “What do you want to be when you grow up?” When I was a kid, that question was exciting because the answers were endless and adventurous.  … Continue reading

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