Waiting… (By Jon Perkins)

The crowd was electric, just like it always is for a Los Angeles Lakers home game. Sold out crowd! Celebrities sitting courtside! Music blaring! Tip-off, and the game is underway. Nothing is out of the ordinary for this late season game. In fact, there were only two games in the season left. The game meant pretty much nothing to just about every player except Andre Ingram.
 

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Baby Steps Go A Long Way (By Jon Perkins)

There was a popular comedy that came out in 1991 entitled “What About Bob?” It starred Bill Murray as a psychological patient of Richard Dreyfuss. The movie featured these two iconic actors of that day and is still wildly popular. If you haven’t seen the movie, it’s a story about how Bob (Bill Murray) follows Dr. Leo Marvin (Richard Dreyfuss) and his family on vacation. Of course, since it is a comedy, some hilarious situations, along with some conflict, and finally resolution, occur.
 

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Our Savior On His Knees (By Jon Perkins)

This week, of course, is commonly referred to as Holy Week, the week leading up to Jesus Christ’s death and resurrection. I can’t even begin to imagine what could have been going through Jesus’ mind this week. He knew on Monday what this week would bring. He knew that one of His closest friends would betray Him. He knew that another of His closest friends would deny Him not once but thrice. He knew that He was going to stand trial. He also knew that He was going to die and bring salvation to the world.
 

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Don’t Miss the Hand of God (By Pam Scott)

I wonder how many days we go through in life that we don’t notice or realize how God’s hand is weaving us through each event along the way. I was reminded of that again just recently as I was meeting with a dear friend in a restaurant. At the end of the meal, I suddenly did not feel well (glad I got to eat first!). Within a matter of moments, I had totally passed out, which I have never done before in my life – that was a whole new experience.
 

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