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About andy

I like to talk, I like to write. I like to share. This blog lets me do those things. It's just my thoughts, things that happen to me. I'm a pastor and the director of a non-profit organization called Refuge Ministries. (By the way, the thoughts shared on this blog are in no way associated with Refuge, they are just, don't get upset).

Something New is Coming

Ok, it’s been way too long since I’ve posted here. In 2011 one of my goals is to write more. I love to write. I love to read. It helps me process. I like to make people laugh and think. … Continue reading

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You Should Read This Book

Even though I haven’t been super consistent on my posting to this blog, my passion for reading and writing hasn’t really changed. I had the opportunity to get an early read on Mike Foster’s new book Gracenomics and I love … Continue reading

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Changing Habits

They say the magic number for changing a habit is 21. 21 times and you can change a bad habit to a good habit… or God forbid, a good habit to a bad one. You can change your eating habits … Continue reading

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Are there any web addresses available?!

Ok, I need some help. We are preparing to develop and launch a website for Refuge. Since it is 2010 and everybody and their mother has a website, and some even have websites for their animals as well, it’s hard … Continue reading

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“But what about..?.?”

When I was a kid I used to justify everything I did by what others did and said. If I wasn’t allowed to do something, my most used argument to my parents was “…but Adam is allowed to do it, … Continue reading

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This Image Really Bothers Me

I’m a Cavs fan. I’m a LeBron fan. What he can do on a basketball court is simply breathtaking and amazing. This image bothers me because of what it represents. Cavs fans have always been known for their passion and … Continue reading

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It’s Risky

I never like talking about things that EVERYBODY is talking about because I feel so cliché, but I can’t not talk about this. It’s risky, because there are literally millions of people that are digesting what this post covers. I’m … Continue reading

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You know when you go to a family reunion and you know you know everybody, but it feels uncomfortable and comfortable at the same time. Like, deja vu… you know you’ve been there before but at the same time it’s … Continue reading

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Love Is Red // Winter Conference

I had the opportunity to go for a day to a great conference in Canton, OH called Love Is Red. Check out their website at here. This morning, youth pastor Mike Roberts Jr. spoke on the subject of the cross … Continue reading

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A Thought to Chew On

Doing some thinking the other day, I thought something that I want to hear your feedback on. “God’s ability to overcome our sin is greater than our ability to sin.” Your thoughts?

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