Tag Archives: Cowley County KS

A Peaceful End to a Stormy Day

There is something hopeful about the light of a crescent moon breaking through a stormy sky… Continue reading

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When the Waters Go Back to the River

When the spectacle of the flood gives way to the hard work of cleaning up, it is good to remember that our God can bring both beauty and blessing even from the muck. Continue reading

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Bike & Hike

It’s not a new fitness strategy but sometimes a three-mile bike ride ends up with a three-mile hike… Continue reading

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Slip Sliding Away

If we’re going to let a Paul Simon song describe an afternoon climbing around the bluffs, we might want to be cautious in selecting a particular title. Continue reading

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Answering the Call of Beauty

I am so used to listening for God’s voice in the call of Duty that I forget that he also uses the voice of Beauty to call us to a different path. Continue reading

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Tough Choices

Any choice that violates integrity should be an easy choice to make… but it’s right important that we don’t let our pride or prejudice pretend to be “integrity.” Continue reading

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Hidden Transgressions

Not getting caught isn’t nearly as good as not having done it… Continue reading

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