Category Archives: God

Duty and honor

 2 Timothy 2:1-4 My wife, Carrla & I currently make our home very close to the largest military base in the Free World: Fort Hood, Texas. As a result of that proximity as well as our relationship with many … Continue reading

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A Conversation About the Unreached

IMAGINE: MIRACLES, HEALINGS, RESURRECTIONS, WHOLE FAMILIES SAVED, PEOPLE FED, VILLAGES, TOWNS, CITIES, STATES, NATIONS TOTALLY TRANSFORMED A friend wisely said recently, “Some of the greatest opportunities are MISSED because we say ‘NO‘ in defense of our own comfort.” (emphasis mine) SOME … Continue reading

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AN UPDATE ON INDIA…plus an explanation of sorts

Carrla and I want to thank all of you who have been so faithful to pray and to sow financially into the work God has called us to do; for nine years at Hope for the Hungry and the past … Continue reading

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The challenge of eating an elephant

I had an interesting conversation with my 19-year-old son via text yesterday. It was interesting because he was sitting just 2 people away from me. But the content of his “reply to my reply” really got me thinking. He said, “What do … Continue reading

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When Sin looks more enjoyable than God…

WATCH THIS VIDEO FROM FRANCIS CHAN http://youtu.be/iszVTWUGQQM

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WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN?? or…FINALLY, an UPDATE!

Wow, what an exciting two months. I can even say it backwards, “WOW!” Since we began Hands Held High back in December of last year, Carrla and I have been blessed with so many ministry contacts and opportunities that we … Continue reading

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My oldest son is a genius.

Well…I have to admit…ALL of my kids are pretty brilliant. Some have more self-discipline than others. Seriously…that is what separates success from failure most of the time. But back to my story…I recently asked my eldest son, Justin (the graphic artist) to … Continue reading

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I am a BLESSED man!

So many good things in my life: A wonderful, beautiful wife; four kids; four beautiful, no… gorgeous grandkids; an incredible group of believers literally all over the world;  a climate-controlled roof over our heads, clean, hot or cold, running water, food, paid bills … Continue reading

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SO MANY QUESTIONS…so few answers…

for example…Will Alabama finally beat LSU tonight? If so, is it fair that they will split wins yet ‘Bama will win the National Championship? Why are those awesome little clementines $6.50 at HEB but only $3.50 at Wal-mart? Do the HEB variety … Continue reading

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