Tag Archives: The Good and Beautiful God

So Be New!

Did you ever have the experience of walking through your home filled with your favorite things and suddenly noticing something you have not really paid attention to for ages?  That delightful surprise happened to me this week when I noticed … Continue reading

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Going Deeper with God – Stages of Spiritual Maturity

Eugene Peterson’s book Eat this Book teaches us to chew on a passage of scripture, digest it, and then put it to use in practical ways. Our Christian fathers and mothers called this process Lectio Divina. In these passages, we learn … Continue reading

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A Shadow Boxing Post Script

Bobby McFerrin, best known to some of us by his rendition of the song Don’t Worry, Be Happy, is a ten-time Grammy award winner, vocal innovator and improviser, world renowned conductor of classical music, and a vocal teacher.  He is … Continue reading

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Let the Redeemed of the Lord Say So!

LIVING AS APPRENTICES Mike Rowe has been the host of a  TV show called Dirty Jobs on the Discovery Channel for eight seasons.  That experience has profoundly changed his attitudes about success.  Recently he compared our perceptions of someone who doesn’t achieve the American dream … Continue reading

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Enrolling a Child In Jesus’ School – By Jeff Huisman

Have you ever wondered how young a child can enroll as one of Jesus’ apprentices? I have. Eliana was 18 months old when Amanda and I joined the first Apprentice cohort at CMC. As we slowly absorbed the idea of … Continue reading

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