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Beginning Again
Beginning Again

Have you ever wanted to start life over again? I did. This is my story. I’m the third of four children. From all outward aspects, we were the average suburban family, living outside a large city in eastern Canada. But we were not a perfect family – we had our “hidden secrets,” and our “we […]

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Keep Kids Learning and Having Fun All Summer Long
Keep Kids Learning and Having Fun All Summer Long

(June 2, 2004, Baltimore, MD) — For children, summer is a break from the classroom and a time to play outside, have fun with friends and enjoy family vacations. Summer can also be a great opportunity to help children enhance math, reading, and writing skills, and prepare for the upcoming school year. “Students can lose […]

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Getting a Do-Over
Getting a Do-Over

In the classic children’s story Anne of Green Gables, the heroine poetically claims that “tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it.”  It is a lovely idea but what happens when you know that today’s mistakes are going to still be waiting for you in the morning? Each day does offer a clean […]

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Is Success What Matters Most?
Is Success What Matters Most?

As a business person Preston has always been driven by success.  When a business venture failed, Preston’s ego took a blow.  He felt responsible to the other investors who lost money when the business had to be sold.  He started to wonder if there was more to life than success. Related: Do Material Things Really […]

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Cigarette
Cigarette

Wouldn’t it be nice if love was like in a Hollywood romantic comedy? All it would take to fix a dysfunctional or broken relationship would be a crazy scheme. But real life doesn’t work out that way. The love we invest into what we intuitively desire the most often does not return to us like […]

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How To Reach Business Leaders
How To Reach Business Leaders

Preston worked with a group of marketplace leaders right in his city to host a leadership fourm.  These events bring Christian and non-Christians together to hear a business speaker and a Gospel message.  Are you ready to mobilize business leaders in your city? We can help. Related: Want To Get Involved? 

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July 20: Cigarette
July 20: Cigarette

Wouldn’t it be nice if love was like in a Hollywood romantic comedy? All it would take to fix a dysfunctional or broken relationship would be a crazy scheme. But real life doesn’t work out that way. The love we invest into what we intuitively desire the most often does not return to us like […]

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Ctrl-Z: Undoing Your Mistakes
Ctrl-Z: Undoing Your Mistakes

Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to undo any mistake that you made? Imagine taking back any slip of the tongue or bad decision. How convenient would that be? Would you undo part of your life if you could? Mistakes aren’t fun, but they are powerful teachers. Wouldn’t it be great if we could […]

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Moments For Moms – Daddy’s Girl
Moments For Moms – Daddy’s Girl

At church today I caught a glimpse of an amazing father-daughter relationship. I was intrigued and challenged and given hope all in that one moment. What did I see that touched me so deeply? After our congregation sang a chorus, we did the usual “greeting of those around you.” I watched a father greet his […]

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Lessons from a Christmas Dress
Lessons from a Christmas Dress

Oh, my precious Sara. A girly-girl through and through. Last year she went through a bit of a phase of wearing a leotard (fully loaded with tutu and crown and scepter, I might add) around the house just for kicks. Like, every day, basically. I thought it was cute, until I tried to take her […]

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