Efficiency vs. Faithfulness

Nov 22, 2010  |     |   General

It’s easy to get burned out, which is why it’s important to intentionally remember the bigger picture of what I am doing and the larger vision of why I am doing it. Everyday there is an opportunit...

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Unexpected Visit

Nov 13, 2010  |     |   General

Saturday, October 30, 2010, I was driving down the street looking for a place to get my car washed and vacuumed. I saw two men holding “Hand Car Wash” signs and decided it looked very convenient s...

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Gifts from God

Nov 12, 2010  |     |   General

A couple weeks ago I was at an Open Door Mission luncheon and had the opportunity to speak with one of our board members. He asked me what I do at Open Door Mission and I explained that I am the Learn...

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Veterans

Nov 11, 2010  |     |   General

According to the VA’s most recent count there were over 150,000 veterans in Nebraska. I want to start by saying Thank You for the sacrifices’ you and your family made in service to our country. I ...

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Turkey & Fixin’s

Nov 10, 2010  |     |   General

The Timberlake Outreach Center is always a busy place with lots of activities. But last week was exceptionally busy because people in extreme crisis or nearly homeless have been coming into register t...

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Reflections on Lessons Learned

Nov 9, 2010  |     |   General

The past few weeks I have had the privilege of speaking to students in middle and high schools. As a former teacher I especially enjoy being in the classroom. But there has been a consistent thing tha...

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Life Verse

Nov 5, 2010  |     |   General

We recently had a few Lydia House staff move on to serve the Lord in other areas, so to fill in the gap I was assigned to lead Wednesday morning devotion class. I had not led a devotion class in years...

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Psalm 113

Nov 1, 2010  |     |   General

I am blessed to work at the Garland Thompson Men’s Center. Every day I witness the supernatural hand of God restoring and transforming lives, though some times, afflictions appear to prevail. I have...

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