Monthly Archives: September 2013

Ws

     What a weekend of “W”s! The Ohio State Buckeyes, Kent State Flashes, Cleveland Browns, and Cleveland Indians all got big wins in their respective games. The Cleveland Indians even won a spot in the Major League Baseball play-offs. … Continue reading

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To Olivia, on the Occasion of Her 9th Birthday

Dear Olivia, Happy Birthday! We’ve come a very long way since that surprisingly-sudden delivery in the back-bedroom of our flat in Amsterdam, haven’t we? 4,730,400 minutes… 3,912 miles… Brothers, bicycles, schoolteachers, stuffed animals, coloring books, sleepovers, blankets, braces… I get … Continue reading

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Running to Jesus — or — The Identity Statements and Miracles of Jesus

At yesterday’s H2O worship gathering, I started off my message with a brief story about last Sunday’s marathon — and then I explained how I decided to base the entirety of the afternoon’s message on the theme of “Running to … Continue reading

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