Monthly Archives: September 2008

Remembering September 11

Do you remember where you were on September 11, 2001? I sure do. I was a senior in high school. I was sitting in Mrs. Lentz’ ABLS (American Business Legal Systems) class at Powell High School. Our principal was in the class speaking on this day – although I can’t remember what he was talking about.

I guess it seemed like a typical day, nothing unusual. Then sometime around 9:00 AM, we were told to turn on the TV, and that’s when we all saw the startling truth. Our lives were never going to be the same. Continue reading

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The Call Is The Same

The gospel call is the same for everyone. Have you ever thought about it before? I hadn’t really put much thought into it. One of my newest favorite verses is in Ephesians:

“There is one body and one Spirit – just as you were called to the one hope that belongs to your call – one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all.” – Ephesians 4:4-6 (ESV)

I happened to discover (or be led to) this passage while I was in Russia back in July. Of course, I am not Russian, I didn’t know the language or the culture, and yet I was there to show and share the love of Christ.

No matter where you are in the world, what language you speak, what profession you are in, what your situation is, or who you are, the gospel call is the same for all people: Continue reading

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