Author: Gary Black

Justice, a dream and redemption

In the early 90’s I was the regional sales manager for a long-distance company, (remember long-distance charges)?! I started an affinity program that would give churches back 10% off of everybody’s bill – we called it TitheNet… it worked for a bit, but, never became quite what I had hoped for the non-profits! And then… almost 20 years later this last March Jonathan Kuiper walked into my office; I had never met him, but, did know his dad, who had been a Pastor in our city for many years. Jonathan said, ” I have this small idea and I...

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Lisa’s new Blog site… and her birthday!!

As you know, my wife, Lisa-Marie Black is an amazing writer, speaker and advocate for single mothers, widowed and blended families. She has been asked to start speaking again on a national level and get her book done! We are working on that diligently!! As you also know, if you know her at all, she does not care about the stage or being known; she only cares about serving those that need a little extra help from time-to-time. Please visit her new blog site, www.hope4blendedfamilies.com and continue to enjoy her other topics at her regular blog. Oh, ya; And...

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Finally… surrender.

Up to a few weeks ago, (or maybe just last week),! I would have defined the word “Finally” completely different. Finally has always meant to me; “I got the job”! Or, “I finally made enough money”; “my business is kicking butt”; “my ministry is big”, “my book is a success”, “my kids are Godly”, “the contract is done”, “my ship has come in”, my… what is “Finally” to you? I think most of us have been taught in Western Christianity, or just taught, that finally means worldly success. And, don’t get me wrong, there is truth to that. We...

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The World Race

The guy that produced this video is one of my favorite people in the world – we helped start this movement a few years back… very cool!

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