By Bruce Strom This week I received a humbling compliment. A friend of mine who leads a ministry was meeting with a donor we share in common.  Somehow my name came up and our mutual friend said, “Bruce Strom, that guy is Jesus in a suit as far as I’m concerned.” Why do I share…

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The moment comes.  Maybe a friend is introducing you to someone new.  Maybe you are introducing yourself.  But the moment comes.  You stretch out your hand and say… What.  What do you say?  There is power in introductions.  You may only have a moment to make an impression and what you say matters.  Most of…

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In The Grand Paradox (published by Thomas Nelson this week) author Ken Wytsma invites us to sit around his dining room table and engage in “a frank conversation about the true nature of Christian faith.”  One can envision sitting in Ken’s house with occasional appearances by his wife, Tamara, and four daughters, talking philosophy, history…

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