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Simplicity Note #7 – Less is More

Simplicity Notes, Victorious Christian Living By October 1, 2017 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

“Less is more” is usually associated with the idea of simple elegance. I have a particular passion for simplicity, so quote this often and might adopt it as my mantra. Although the quotation isn’t necessarily scriptural in all translations, the concept certainly is. “Less is more and more is less.” – Psalm 37:17 (MSG) The NKJV translates this verse as…

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What Happened When I Forgot that the First Step in Remodeling is Demolition

Victorious Christian Living By July 17, 2017 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , 2 Comments

Remodeling is messy. Living through the destruction of what was, on the way to something better, is hard. Sharing the journey creates memories, inspires discussion, and strengthens (or weakens) relationship with our companions in the debris field. Life leads to one fork in the road after another. Sometimes the choice is between laughter and annoyance. I recommend laughter. The bathroom…

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Revelation and a Slice of Cold Pizza

Victorious Christian Living By May 4, 2017 Tags: , , , , , , , , No Comments

Revelation happens when your intellect and spirit collide. Greater meaning attaches to something you already know when the Holy Spirit delivers the shock of tribulation – even when the challenge isn’t yours.┬áBut it could be… I was two hours into my day and starving. Watering 5,000 square feet of grass seed in North Texas spring winds is a chore. Every…

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