Month: November 2010

Twenty Years Ago Today

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Twenty Years Ago Today

Twenty years ago today the weather in East Texas was balmy, the streets were wet and the skies were gray on Thanksgiving Day, 1990. I was alone but was scheduled to rendezvous with my wife and young children in Lufkin, Texas, where I was going to leave my truck and join them on the drive to Little Rock, Arkansas, to give thanks with my wife’s family. We never made it.… Continue reading

Three Things I Know For Good Success

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Three Things I Know For Good Success

Here’s a good plan for success:

• Read, read, read
• Listen, listen, listen
• Hush, hush, hush

Read, read, read.  If you don’t read then you won’t know—period.  A man who WON’T read has no advantage over a man who CAN’T read.  Read everything and almost anything.  Stretch your mind, and stretch your vocabulary.  “Well,” some say, “I just don’t like reading.”  You need to fix that.  Read.… Continue reading

Hunger For The Holy Spirit

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Hunger For The Holy Spirit

I have never found anything more comforting than the unction of the Holy Spirit. He met with us today at Grace Church and our hearts did burn within us as the waves of the Spirit ebbed and flowed throughout the room. After four services at the Humble campus I left the sanctuary near two o’clock in the afternoon and there were still people praying for power from God.… Continue reading