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  In the Bonus… My wife and I recently took our 25th anniversary trip (on our 26th anniversary….blame schedules and having four kids in the house last year for that…). We were fortunate to have enough Southwest Airlines points and Hilton points to fly and stay for free. Well, almost. Resorts always are kind enough to hit you with a $20 daily fee for breathing their air and looking at

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[ ATTRIBUTE: Photo courtesy Pulsarin Creative Commons 2.0 License on https://www.flickr.com/photos/pulsarin/] Part 5 – Bringing the Magic Home This technique should be called the Feeling God’s Presence Magic Accelerator. Some people consider it radical. Some consider it extreme. The disciples who followed Jesus did it regularly. Many today have forsaken it, but many know that it should be part of every God-seekers life. The God-magic accelerator is fasting. Huh? Yes. Fasting. Have you tried

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[ ATTRIBUTE: Photo courtesy Pulsarin Creative Commons 2.0 License on https://www.flickr.com/photos/pulsarin/] Part 4 – Relationships People. I wish I could tell you that all Christians are wonderful, loving, warm, fun, joyful people, but you know that’s not true. You know it if you are outside of the church and you DEFINITELY know it if you are in it. I talk about this in the book Good Enough for God, so I

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[ ATTRIBUTE: Photo courtesy Pulsarin Creative Commons 2.0 License on https://www.flickr.com/photos/pulsarin/] The Third Step – Read His Story He left a little note for you….. Hopefully if you’ve made it this far with me, you aren’t recoiling at the prospect of actually cracking a book (or an audiobook or online or podcast). There are apps that will send you a scripture a day even (bite size). Why is this important? Part of feeling

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[ ATTRIBUTE: Photo courtesy Pulsarin Creative Commons 2.0 License on https://www.flickr.com/photos/pulsarin/] The Second Step – Talking to God Prayer. Some people make this complicated, but it isn’t. Some people make it “religious” and boring, but it doesn’t have to be. After faith, the first “action” step in feeling God’s presence is to talk to Him. That may be obvious, but so many of us fail to do it. The other part, even more important

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[ ATTRIBUTE: Photo courtesy Pulsarin Creative Commons 2.0 License on https://www.flickr.com/photos/pulsarin/] The First Step – Faith Faith. Step one in feeling God’s presence may be pretty obvious. I suppose it was more obvious centuries ago or at certain points during history, and perhaps less so in today’s post-modern society. Regardless, this truth remains. To feel and become aware of God’s presence and impact on your life, you have to believe He

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GoodEnoughforGod

An updated version of Good Enough for God is now available in the Kindle Store on Amazon. Just click HERE to purchase