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Warrior Poet: Psalm 130:5

Psalm 130:5 I wait for the Lord, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope. Dear Warrior Poet, The power of hope is a tsunami in the soul. Hope is the spark that ignites the fire of revolution; it is the strength to carry on; it […]

Sermon: The Jesus Perspective

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sun., Dec. 1, 2013 “Unwrapping Christmas: The Jesus Perspective” Sermon Devotional Q. In today’s message we considered the difference between man-made traditions that happen during the Christmas season and the true meaning of Christmas. Consider the traditions your family celebrates and evaluate honestly to […]

Team Harris in the Race Pit

At 6 a.m. in the darkness that only a lonesome highway in the Midwest can cast, we ran over something fierce in the roadway. The familiar clunk of a blown tire at 80 mph as our van careened to a stop on the shoulder and all six of us wide […]

Dodging Bullets

The two 17 year olds sat across from me with their faces towards the floor. In my calmest voice I said, “The total bill is around $3,400.”  They each fidgeted in discomfort. I went on to say, “Now since both of you have exposure here we are going to split […]

Journey into independence

Last week I drove my oldest to college and dropped her off to start her journey into independence.  I have grieved this day for months now and the waves of profound heartache and excitement swirl within me, like freezing rain in a summer storm.  I can’t resolve my happiness and […]