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Erick

Christian husband and dad, former pastor, current Academic Advisor, enjoy camping, carpentry, writing, driving...oh..and LOVE rainy days!

Control

When we are young we believe we have the world on a string. Everything and everyone we know on the end of a string as we fling them back and forth, in and out, like a yo-yo whenever and wherever we want. We think we are the center […]

Now I Know In Part

What have I learned this year? What are the big take-aways that changed the way I view the world I live in? What has the Lord shown me about who I was, who I am, and who he wants me to be? These are the big questions most […]

Never Give Up

I have never been a fan of the phrase, “Failure is not an option!”  Or in the words of the wise and wrinkled puppet Yoda, “Do, or do not. There is no try.” With all due respect to little green men and Gene Kranz who was the flight […]

23 More

In 1995 I met someone. It was completely unexpected, and I can literally say time stood still for the first time in our lives. We were from different worlds but met at the same point in time and we both knew in that moment there was no looking […]

How Loved We All Are

We always had a freshly cut Christmas tree. As a kid growing up on a farm with a lot of land in the U.P. of Michigan, trees were plentiful.  Of course, the chosen tree was never perfect and was often had only one good side but that didn’t […]

The Christmas Dream

Nestled beneath the branches of the big blue spruce were packages and presents of all shapes and sizes. Some were wrapped in shiny foil and others in brown paper tied with brightly colored ribbons of red and green and gold. Scattered among the gifts were baggies with tissue […]

The Innkeeper

No one in the house knew what would happen that night. The whole town was rife with activity as people from all over came to the little village. There had been a decree that a census be taken and that meant each person had to travel to the […]

The Essence of Christmas

There is a phrase that has become quite common in today’s culture when people talk about their experiences. It usually ends with something like, “…this is my truth” or “…they spoke their truth” or “…they have the right to own their truth”. Their truth…hmm…as if truth is relative […]

Ryan Callahan's Blog

A Christian Author's blog to help people come to Jesus, help people understand the Bible, and to minister to a lost and hurting world.

Driving Thought

Consider This . . .

Impatient Snapdragons

Dynamic Backpacking Duo

DIY Projects With Pete

do justly, love mercy, walk humbly

Regular Pastor

Following Jesus, Leading His Church

Milligan's Gander Hill Farm

A Beginning Farmer

Daily Thankful

I promise to take the time each day to remember something specific and different, and offer a prayer of thankfulness to God for His continued faithfulness in my life.

Matthew Winters (Honest Thoughts from a Pastor)

The life, ministry, & thoughts of a Christ-follower, husband, dad, & minister

TLP

Finding Clear and Simple Faith

atimetoshare.me

My Walk, His Way - daily inspiration