Category: Tell His Story

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Tuesday 5th June 2012

Why We Never Want to Retire

Why We Never Want to Retire

We love long nights by the campfire, slow swings in the hammock, and those moments of sweet contentment found on the shore of a lake. So call us crazy. But as much as we love to chill, we never want to fully retire. We believe that work is an amazing privilege of life on planet […]

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Tuesday 29th May 2012

How To Get Rich Quick

How To Get Rich Quick

Kayla is a 22-year-old college graduate. Just two weeks ago, she earned her degree, and she is already one of the richest women I know. She’s sitting across the dining-room table from me after we clear the supper dishes. She is all these things: poised, articulate, smart, determined. ...

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Tuesday 22nd May 2012

How to Answer Every “Why”

How to Answer Every "Why"

It was the same morning that a worship song wrapped itself around my heart, like the lyrics knew I would need them later. “Yahweh, holy is Your name. Yahweh, holy is Your name.” The music stopped cold in that one steel-crushing moment when an oncoming car slammed into my van. I ...

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Tuesday 8th May 2012

God-Bumps & God-Incidences: What to Expect When …

God-Bumps & God-Incidences: What to Expect When ...

Hi friends, Oh … have I got a fun Mother’s Day story for you. I’ll you a little hint. See photo at right. 🙂 I’m telling this short today today over at TheHighCalling.org, where I serve as a contributing editor. Click over to The High Calling and join in a conversation ...

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Tuesday 1st May 2012

What’s in a Name (A Video Message from Jennifer Lee)

What's in a Name (A Video Message from Jennifer Lee)

What labels and names do you wear? Are they true? Or are they lies that you’ve believed for far too long? False names are like barbs that make fences around our hearts.  I’m posting today, via video message from my home. And, I’m so delighted to announce that Erik Bledsoe, a ...

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Tuesday 24th April 2012

God-Bumps: Dirty Fingernails

God-Bumps: Dirty Fingernails

    This is the place where I perpetually discover who I am. Right here, standing in the upturned dirt. Soon, this palette of browns will give way to new green, sprouting under the steady and constant glow of the sun. Just now, I can feel its warmth on my back. It’s here, where ...

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Tuesday 10th April 2012

God-Incidence: Peace, on the Count of Three

God-Incidence: Peace, on the Count of Three

She confessed her fear two nights before the surgery. I pulled her little body in close to mine, while her lamp cast a purple glow across the bedroom wall. “Mommy,” her voice quivered. “I’m scared of the mask. I’m afraid it will hurt.” She’s 10 now, but ...

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Tuesday 13th March 2012

Blindfolded (A Video Message from Jennifer Lee)

Blindfolded (A Video Message from Jennifer Lee)

I spent a lot of my life doubting God. REALLY doubting God. As in, I’m not sure He even existed. It was like living life blindfolded. I tell you about it today, in this video message… (RSS and email subscribers, click here to view the video message.) The song excerpt in this video ...

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Tuesday 28th February 2012

Regarding My Addiction to the Delete Key

Regarding My Addiction to the Delete Key

{Written on Grandma’s typewriter. Raw and real.} {Friend — I promise that I will not subject you to a series of posts from the typewriter. But … I do hope this little exercise helps all of us see that life and writing are full of goofy mistakes and awkward first steps. Perhaps ...

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Tuesday 21st February 2012

When You Fall (A Video Message From Jennifer Lee)

When You Fall (A Video Message From Jennifer Lee)

We can never fall so far that we’re out of God’s reach. He loves us anyway.   A vlog … (for sinners’ eyes only!) P.S. — I did not, in fact, record the whole thing with my eyes closed, despite the picture you may see below. 🙂    (Subscribers: Click HERE to ...

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