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Back in 2018 sometime, I suggested to my boss that I go to the Children’s Pastors Conference to look for resources that would provide ideas for our lessons. That evolved over time into my attending with 17 women, including the … Continue reading

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I stayed with Tim and Young Chase for the two weeks while I was in Colorado Springs. Both of them work at CBS. Tim saw my little red chair and remembered one he had in his garage that he inherited … Continue reading

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Working the Both

I was in San Diego to help work the Awana booth at the Children’s Pastor’s Conference. My good friend Nicole designed and organized it and did an amazing job. There were six of us on the booth crew — Daniel, Margaret, … Continue reading

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30 Years

I earned my degree in Bible and Theology from Moody Bible Institute in the summer of 1981. For the rest of that year, I had a part-time job as a librarian at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge. I’d been … Continue reading

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The Key Incident

It was Saturday. I’d spent the last three days serving in the Awana booth at the Children’s Pastors’ Conference in Orlando — most of the time heavily medicated to dull the symptoms of a cold. And I’d spent the last … Continue reading

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