John McFayden decided to let his three-year-old son record the message for their home answering machine. The rehearsals went smoothly: “Mommy and Daddy can’t come to the phone right now. If you’ll leave your name, phone number, and a brief message, they’ll get back to you as soon as possible.” Then came the test. Dad [...]
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October 1st, 2006 · 1 Comment
The following sermon was preached on Sunday October 1st at Filer Mennonite Church It’s an unlovely tree in an unlikely place with an unmistakable message. The tree sits along an interstate highway just outside of Fort Worth, Texas. It is a mimosa tree that appears lifeless, except at Christmas. Each December, for the past ten [...]