Tag Archives: Jesus Christ

A Bit of Prayerful Poetry

Today I was just wrecked by my own inadequacies and feeling the weight of my bad circumstances and my spiritual failures. Honestly, I was just feeling like a waste of God’s grace and a horrible Christian. But this morning, while … Continue reading

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The Boy Who Loved Too Much.

The next in the series of my didactic parables. This one is intended to be a companion story to Stronghart. I hope you find yourself blessed by it. The Boy Who Loved Too Much by J. D. H. Thigpen   … Continue reading

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Farewell to Wimpy Christianity.

2Tim 1:7 For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline.                                                                                       My walk with God has been a very interesting and frustrating adventure this year. I’ve offended quite a few people, … Continue reading

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Treasure: Sometimes Piracy and Philosophy Go Hand-in-Hook.

       I’ve been thinking a lot about pirates these days. That’s mainly because I’m going to be teaching through ‘Treasure Island’ in the Classics for Kids class I teach at High Country Home Educators. Interestingly enough, I’ve found that upon … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Three Things I’ve Learned About Getting Things Done

     Have you ever had one of those moments that you got to see the fulfillment of something you had been working hard to accomplish? The sense of triumph in those moments is not to be found anywhere else. Those rare, precious … Continue reading

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Looking Like Jesus Takes More Than a Beard.

     About a week and a half ago I got to play Jesus in a little skit at a Vacation Bible School. Although it was very brief and only involved wearing a neat white robe and acting all Jesus-like in front … Continue reading

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