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Beaumont, Banning, Blythe, and the tufted Flycatcher

(Click here for a video of John reading this Catch.) Beaumont, Banning and Blythe — kind of has a ring to it, doesn’t it? Beaumont, Banning and Blythe — three towns in California hardly anyone knows about. If you drive … Continue reading

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If Jesus is the answer, what was the question?

Jesus is the answer for the world today Above Him there’s no other, Jesus is the way – Andrae Crouch Two comments from yesterday’s Catch taken together make a Catch of their own. Andrew reminded us that Jesus ultimately has … Continue reading

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The Book of Questions

Questions are so much better than answers. If I had a Book of Answers to sell you or a Book of Questions, which one would you be interested in? There was a time when I would have bought the Book … Continue reading

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God loves a questioning, seeking generation

Ask [and keep on asking] and it will be given to you, seek [and keep on seeking] and you will find, knock [and keep on knocking] and the door will be opened to you. Matthew 7:7 Jesus has issued a … Continue reading

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Why don’t more Christians ask questions?

It’s time we stop Hey, what’s that sound? Everyday look — what’s going down?                     Stephen Stills Yesterday I had a great session with Arnold. I had read him yesterday’s Catch … Continue reading

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Perfect people and perfect places

Why isn’t my life perfect? Why don’t things turn out the way I want them to? Why, when I hear the simple truth of the word of God, can’t I do the thing it is asking me to do? Why … Continue reading

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I never knew I had it so good

It’s been nothing short of overwhelming — an avalanche of memories and well wishes coming to me via email, text, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and other means of message notifications I didn’t even know existed, and most of them going … Continue reading

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What if?

It’s Easter week. We’re going to do something a little different. We’re going to call this “What if?” week. We’re going to ask questions about things we already assume are true — and some we may not have even thought … Continue reading

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Life between the answers with certainty

My Catch is late today because I’ve been caught in the middle. It’s a familiar place. I commonly vacillate between wanting to give you the answers with certainty (that makes me look good), and wanting to capture what it is … Continue reading

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Is that all there is?

Is that all there is? Is that all there is? If that’s all there is my friends Then let’s keep dancing Let’s break out the booze and have a ball If that’s all there is – lyrics by Jerry Leiber … Continue reading

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