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About the Author
Husband to Patty. Daddy to Kimberly and Tommie. Grandpa Doc to Cohen, Max, Fox, and Marlee. Pastor to Snow Hill Baptist Church. Graduate of Oklahoma Baptist University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Reading. Photography. Golf. Colorado. Jeeping. Friend. The views and opinions expressed here are my own and should not be construed as representing the corporate views of the church I pastor.

What language do you speak …

Language presents some interesting conundrums. “Conundrum” – a paradoxical, insoluable, or difficult problem; a dilemma.” We play games with language. “What did you mean by that?” expresses -an interogative question to clarify a statment. Arguments often stem from the collision of one’s world of language with that of another. … Continue reading

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Informed decisions …

The article I am investigating came in the form of an editorial on impending action to be taken by the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee. People need to have as much information as they can before making a decision. Great advice for churches – both leadership and members alike. … Continue reading

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Investiaging an article …

I am going to investigate the sources of an article I read last week. I will let you know how it comes out. Informed decisions are the best decisions.… Continue reading

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More on Mudhouse Sabbath …

I wrote this a couple of weeks ago after finishing, Mudhouse Sabbath.

January 19 –

Just finished reading “Mudhouse Sabbath” by Lauren Winner. She takes a number of Jewish practices and considers ways they might enhance the practice of Christianity.

Several selections gain my attention. The chapter on … Continue reading

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Friends …

Solomon suggests the interaction we have with people sharpens us. We hope to be sharpened by people following God in the way of Christ. One friend who sharpens me blogs at Just Mark. Imitation is flattery and I confess to borrowing Mark’s title for my own blog. I … Continue reading

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