Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Release

Have you been there? Have you ever walked through that nine month journey that leads to new life? Nine months of expectant tension, excitement, hope, preparation, study,  discipline, growth, and promise finally culminate in a miraculous (although somewhat laborious) release. … Continue reading

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Invitation to Initiative

Dear Christian, I don’t know if you’ve heard yet, but there is something happening in Vancouver, WA that has eternal ramifications.  People’s destinies hang in the balance, and thousands of lives around the world are being amazingly transformed through a … Continue reading

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Unplug and Engage

I have officially reached the end.  Today marks the end of a 13-day hiatus from all “urgent obligation” not called by the last name Murch.  Thirteen days ago I went underground to spend some much overdue and much needed time … Continue reading

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Victory Lap: Camp Conclusion

I think we measure our life in moments.  Although the sum of our lives equates to more than a series of impacting experiences, I think our minds quantify it that way.  We remember the big ones.  That day, that weekend, … Continue reading

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Camp Smells

I made a return to the galaxy of youth ministry last night as I preached the first of four consecutive nights at our youth camp.  It was fun.  It was a good release of about 9 months of youth pastorness … Continue reading

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Youth Camp: Unshakeable

Next week we have our youth camp (junior high and high school) here atLifePointChurch, and I’ve been recruited to preach at it.  It is going to be fun to re-visit the realm of youth ministry with 4 sermons next Tuesday, … Continue reading

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