Category Archives: Work

My Father’s Tools

I have chosen not to work with some of the tools my father had; but am putting them to better use. Continue reading

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Gritty Conversation

A mundane conversation at a rock pile leads to conviction of the heart and inspiration. Continue reading

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Networking

People who love people are the loveliest people in the world. Continue reading

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Waffles in Heaven?

“… After all, much of Jesus’ ministry was done around a table!” Continue reading

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Welcoming the Cool of an August Haze

It’s good from time to time
to keep the mind from ruining a thing
by trying too hard to explain it.

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Digging Deep

Hand digging a hole six feet deep in sticky clay is a hard way to remember much of the most important work we do is never seen by others. Continue reading

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Gettin’ Old Ain’t Fer Sissies

Thanks to an epidural steroid injection–and the grace of God–I can walk again without significant lumbar pain! Hallelujah! Continue reading

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Postholes & Cottonwood Trees

Digging postholes through tree roots and living in obedient faith seem to have a few things in common… Continue reading

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Working in the Dark

We can’t always know the full consequences of what we are doing but that is never a good excuse for not looking to see. Continue reading

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Good Tools in Good Shape

Trying to live a good, spiritual life while relying on the habits of the world can be a bit like trying to build a dining table using a pick axe. Continue reading

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