Archive | Faith

06 October 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Be A Doorkeeper

Read this poem Samuel Moor Shoemaker this morning. Well worth the read. Bolded the part that stood out to me the most. I Stand By The Door I stand by the door. I neither go to far in, nor stay to far out. The door is the most important door in the world – It […]

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02 October 2009 ~ 2 Comments

I Am Broken

A few nights ago, Rachel and I watched the season premier of House.I love this show.Great writing and the show is always such an amazing study on our human condition. Check out this clip from the premier.The last line of the clip was the most memorable of the episode for me.Seriously, check it out. You […]

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26 July 2009 ~ 2 Comments


3 or 4 years ago, in a class at Vanguard, one of my professors (I think it may have been Roger Heuser) talked about the value of taking a silent retreat.  A day or two or three to just get away and spend the entire time in complete silence, and hear from God.  If you […]

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07 May 2009 ~ 3 Comments

Perry Noble Quote

Perry Noble wasn’t my favorite speaker at Catalyst West Coast.  I liked him, just wasn’t at the top of the list. That being said, it was a quote from him that’s one of the top quotes that has been stuck in my head ever since I heard him say it. Something to the effect of: […]

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08 April 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Being Humbled – Prelude To A Race Report

A few weeks ago I went on a group ride in Santa Cruz.  A guy was asking what I was training for and we started talking Triathlon.  He asked what my strength is.  I told him at this point I'm just mediocre at all three.  I wasn't trying to lie, but I realized later that […]

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10 March 2009 ~ 3 Comments

CBS: Is America Losing ‘Faith?’

As I walked in the door for dinner last night, the T.V. was on to CBS.  Caleb was playing in the dining room while Rachel was finishing up dinner in the kitchen, and as I walked in, I happened to catch this segment on the news that caught my interest: Watch CBS Videos Online Man, […]

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09 October 2008 ~ 2 Comments

Reflections From Catalyst – Day One

Day one of the official Catalyst conference is over.  Again it's late.  My notes are in the car, and it would take too long anyway.  I'll try to post session notes tomorrow morning if I have time.  But in the meantime, allow me to share some of my personal journey over the last 24 hours […]

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18 September 2008 ~ 6 Comments

Hotseat Post #4

Slowly but surely, I promise, they are coming! Let’s see…how how about we tackle the rest of Bet’s questions. What is your theory on Lost? Seriously, I’m not one who sits and really tries to come up with theories on it.  I just watch and enjoy, but of course I am trying to figure out […]

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11 September 2008 ~ 2 Comments

Christ My Captain?

So, a lot of you probably saw this video here and/or here in the past couple days.  "A renewed mind is the key…"  Come on, sing along!  If you missed it go check it out.  Make sure you watch at 1:50 in when you get the dance break cross between John Travolta in Pulp Fiction […]

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03 September 2008 ~ 2 Comments

Will You Pray For Us?

I urge you, brothers, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to join me in my struggle by praying to God for me. Romans 15:30 For several months now, God has been laying on my heart the importance of prayer for me and my family.  I truly believe that God […]

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