Category Archives: The God Series

A miracle for Kenisha

I am very excited about the way God has answered my prayers and the prayers of many, who have been asking Him to help a young lady named Kenisha.  This is such wonderful news, I couldn’t wait to share it! The story begins with my favorite girlfriend, … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday and the Man in the red Speedo… a heartwarming tale

The man in the red Speedo was never intended to be part of the story. Even as the sun came up that Easter morning, it was already hot at the beach.  Dressed in flip-flops, a T-shirt, and swim trunks with … Continue reading

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We can’t stay here Ethel, these people are Holy Rollers!

(Read the God Series from the beginning by clicking here.) According to findings from my recent post “Jesus repellent and the American Queen,” the extent to which we remember our formative church experiences is vivid and unsettling.  My first experience was at … Continue reading

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Jesus repellant and the American Queen

My parents used to love to ride the river boats up and down the Mississippi River.  For my dad, who knew that these lavish riverboat vacations would be among his last, he delighted at every bend in the river, every cluster of … Continue reading

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Frances Speck, prisoner of self.

Catch up on the God Series*… Part 1:  Two hookers on the radio seeking Jesus, Part 2:  Driven to know, Part 3:  A blue Louis bag and a week at hospice school. We were already running late to meet my parents … Continue reading

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A blue Louis bag, and a week at hospice school

Catch up on the God Series*…  Part 1: Two hookers on the radio seeking Jesus   Part 2: Driven to know                                                                                                                                I met a lady named Candace who carried a blue handbag.  This is significant for two reasons.  One, the handbag was … Continue reading

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Driven to know

(Click here to read Part 1, Two hookers on the radio seeking Jesus) Oh, how I wish I still had those yellow napkins from Wendy’s.  Day by day, I was writing down Bible verses on the Florida Turnpike… at drive-thru windows, at red lights, … Continue reading

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Two hookers on the radio seeking Jesus

Ten years ago… I was listening to two hookers talking on the radio.  They were telling a man about what it was like back in the days when they were working the streets.  Is that really such a big deal, … Continue reading

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