Category Archives: God Encounters

3 Lessons from the Lost Ax Head Prayer

I poured out the contents of my tote in desperate search of the lost flash drive. The one I borrowed and that contained a presentation I would deliver the coming weekend. The one I wanted to put in a secure … Continue reading

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The Chosen

The manager sat in my office and outlined his dilemma. “Should I stick with the role I assumed only three months ago? Or apply for this other job I didn’t expect to surface now.” He sighed and talked through his two … Continue reading

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Did I Miss Him?

             I arrived at our get-together fifteen minutes early. Not seeing my friend at the restaurant’s outside patio tables, I walked inside to scan the lunch crowd already gathering. Still no friend. So, I requested a window table for two, … Continue reading

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Lucky Chance or God?

            The young woman’s liver stopped functioning. Rushed to ICU, doctors placed her on the transplant list while family and friends prayed for healing. Days passed. She hovered between life and death when her liver inexplicably returned to normal functioning. … Continue reading

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Passing God’s Pop Quizzes and Finals

            Short on time, I barreled through the online material. What was estimated to take an hour, I completed in only fifteen minutes, answered the comprehension test questions and hit “submit”. The following announcement popped on my screen:             “Your score … Continue reading

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God Rescues Us

           “You’re in-putting data all wrong. Let me show you how I’m doing it.” The co-worker interrupted and shoved his way into the conversation. My friend bristled at yet one more attack, closed his eyes and took a cleansing breath. … Continue reading

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God Cheers Us On

           “2010 was a good year for me. How can I ever leap-frog those achievements? How can I keep that positive momentum going?” A friend recently shared how he worried himself into a tizzy about the year ahead. Instead of … Continue reading

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