Monthly Archives: November 2012

Take the Shot

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”  I don’t know who made this statement, but it makes a lot of sense.  I was meeting with one of our church planters the other day as he considered a bold … Continue reading

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Gaining Perspective

I was doing some message preparation this past week when I looked back at a series of sermons I preached at Manteno in 1985.  The series was on faith and one message in particular outlined the steps of faith I … Continue reading

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Shining not Shoving

My personal mission statement is that I want to shine for Jesus.  I want to shine brightly, consistently and compellingly as a follower.  Yesterday I met a guy who was very bold about his choosing to follow Jesus.  The problem … Continue reading

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