Category Archives: health care

Learning from a black bus driver . . .

Sitting in a parked bus alone with a black bus driver, I began to tell him about my book, Off the RACE Track. After more than an hour, he began to open up to me. About that time a white … Continue reading

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First century therapy groups . . .

A First Century Therapy Group . . . –The early Christ-followers formed therapy groups to help them heal from the dysfunction in their culture and in their personal lives. There is a description of how those therapy groups met to … Continue reading

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The ebola outbreak and the ISIS crisis are shouting out: “Now is the time to GET RIGHT WITH GOD!”

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What Can Jesus Do?

What can Jesus do today — in the 21st Century? If Jesus is still alive and truly present when believers gather in His name (like the Bible says He is), then He can still . . . * transform lives; … Continue reading

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Humorous Thought About The Cold & Flu Season

A funny thought (about the cold and flu season) came to my mind as I was driving into work: “When you have a runny nose, does it jog your memory? Does it remind you that the living God wants to … Continue reading

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Don’t Settle For Glee When You Can Have Worglee!

Don’t settle for Glee on TV, when you can have worglee in your daily life.  Worglee is anticipating and expecting good things to happen to you and to the people you love.  It’s the opposite of worry.  Although the process … Continue reading

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Religion’s Not Enough — Ya Gotta Be Hunnngggggry.

These words came to me:  Nashville has been known as a religious city, but religion’s not enough.  You have to be continually desperate for the living God. Like motivational speaker, Les Brown, says:  “Ya gotta be hunnngggggry.”  And Jesus said:  … Continue reading

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