Showing 7 results for the tag: Relationship.

“Tuesdays with Morrie” at Taproot Theatre

April 18th, 2009  Email Email  Print Print  

My wife and I have been Taproot Theatre subscribers for quite a few years now and really enjoy what Taproot puts out.  Last weekend we attended a performance of their current play Tuesdays with Morrie.  What a wonderful play it was.  It’s one of those plays that stays with you and causes you to think Continue reading →

Spiritual intimacy

January 22nd, 2008  Email Email  Print Print  

Philippians 3:10 [AMP] That I may…become more deeply and intimately acquainted with Him. The full text of this verse in the Amplified Bible is: [For my determined purpose is] that I may know Him [that I may progressively become more deeply and intimately acquainted with Him, perceiving and recognizing and understanding the wonders of His Continue reading →

Dan in Real Life

November 14th, 2007  Email Email  Print Print  

Michelle and I went to a movie Saturday night while Bethany had friends over and we settled on Dan in Real Life (see my entry on  I’d seen the previews and it looked like a good movie, but I’d heard that it was getting mixed reviews. My bottom line review:  This is the kind Continue reading →

Those who matter

November 6th, 2007  Email Email  Print Print  

Philippians 1:3 (NIV)I thank my god every time I remember you. The writer of this reading shares a story I thought was worth reproducing. There’s a true story of a little boy whose sister needed a blood transfusion.  The doctor explained she had the same disease that he’d recovered from 2 years earlier.  Her only Continue reading →

Showing grace (1)

October 23rd, 2007  Email Email  Print Print  

Focus:  Differing opinions vs. being right or wrong Colossians 4:6 (NLT) Let your conversation be gracious. My opinion of myself is that I am general easy-going, pleasant, and easy to talk to.  However, I know through my experiences with some that my opinion in that regard is sometimes incorrect.  I have a goal of treating Continue reading →

Understanding the Lord’s prayer

October 16th, 2007  Email Email  Print Print  

Matthew 6:9 (NIV) This…is how you should pray. Today’s reading does a good job of explaining the Lord’s prayer in everyday language.  One of the things that I’m finding exciting about reading in the Scriptures lately is how much God is about relationship rather than simply a code of ethics, and this passage is no Continue reading →

Mow your own garden – not someone else’s

October 12th, 2007  Email Email  Print Print  

John 21:22 (NIV) What is that to you?…Follow me! What do you do if you see someone do something that you know is going to produce negative consequences for them and maybe for those around them?  That’s the topic of today’s reading. Today’s scripture comes from the passage when Jesus is visiting the disciples for Continue reading →