Dean's Blog

Parenting Enough

As a dad, I find myself fairly frequently asking the question: “Am I really reaching my kids? Am I having the …

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Nothing but a Poem

The last 6-8 weeks have been a frenetic mix of holidays, travels and missed deadlines. As I’ve labored to finish …

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The Outsider King

The birth of Jesus is the ultimate outsider moment in history. We’ve long since dressed it up with tinsel and …

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2011 Best Of — My Personal List

Everybody does it this time of year, right? So here’s my random, highly subjective list of non-sequiturs, both meaningful and meaningless. …

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Birth & Disgrace

To give birth, one must lose their dignity. Have you considered that? We cry out for the Lord to birth …

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Prize Pack Contest Winners Announced!

First of all, thanks to everyone for playing. Since (re)releasing The Book of Names  in May, 2011, then Corus a …

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The Work of the Spirit

Reprinted from the sermon archives of the late Bible teacher, Ray Stedman: The passage known as the Upper Room Discourse …

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What Does it Take to Obey?

Reprinted from the sermon archives of the late Bible teacher, Ray Stedman: “Whoever has my commands and obeys them, he …

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving, friends. Take time to embrace your family, drink the deep air, turn small and large moments into prayer, and …

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How Eternity Anchors Us, Pt. 2

If you love Jesus in this life, you will eventually awaken to the truth that in a sense you exist outside your …

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