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Why do so many of us love stories?

October 2, 2023

I’ve never been one for summaries, but I believe it is time. Here are the questions we’ve asked so far: Why do so many of us love stories? Could we be looking for some kind of answer, something we very much need? We also asked whether the subtitle for my book, Once Upon A Time,…

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The Deeper Meaning of Home

September 15, 2023

Last time, I promised you a story that would shed some light on the deeper meaning of “home”. You may be familiar with it. Once upon a time, there were two brothers. Their father was a wealthy man who loved them both a great deal. The older son was diligent and dutiful and helped to…

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Might we all be trying to find our way home?

August 30, 2023

Once Upon A Time, a collection of short stories for those trying to find their way home, contains twelve stories which I hope will encourage and inspire, but as the subtitle implies, were written for much more. Might we all be trying to find our way home? What might that mean, truly? An internet search…

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Why do so many of us love stories? Why are we so drawn to them?

August 15, 2023

Why do so many of us love stories? Why are we so drawn to them? Do you remember how much you loved to be read to as a child? How much your own children loved this, or even your grandchildren? Before modern times the best way to escape the routine and mediocrity of everyday life…

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Welcome, I'm Sam!

A fellow traveler on this journey we call life and this path we call the Christian faith, wanting to speak to anyone who will listen about the incredible things that God (only because of His incredible grace) chose to reveal to me. Stories have always been a mirror in which we can see ourselves, if we only look more closely. We are all like the children of Israel in the wilderness, wanting and needing to establish ourselves in the promised land. Stories can help us to get there, and to flourish there.

I can't wait to get to know you!

Best,
Sam

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