A Prayer Request for an Important Deadline

Posted by on Aug 13, 2012 in Prayer, Writing | 8 comments

Today is a pretty special day for me. I signed contracts this morning to publish my first book. It has been my prayer to write a work for publication for many years. In fact, this blog was initially started to give me practice in writing. The Lord has graciously opened the door for me to write a book to be published. And the Lord held it open! But I need your prayers. My deadline for submitting the completed manuscript is October 15. I have...

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My 450th Blog Post

Posted by on Jun 7, 2008 in hblogcharlesjr, Writing | 9 comments

I wrote a post this morning as I was preparing to fly home from Newark. And when I published it, I noticed that it was my 449th blog post. So I thought I would write number 500 today to say, “Wow, I have written 450 blog posts!” About a week ago, someone wrote a comment to me about something I wrote in June, 2006. When I read the comment, I was a little surprised. It had not dawned on me that I had been writing this blog that long....

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Secret Sex Wars

Posted by on Mar 11, 2008 in Men, Secret Sex Wars, Sexual Purity, Writing | 0 comments

In 2006, I had the opportunity to speak in the annual men’s conference hosted by the Los Angeles Bible Training School. I was asked to present a message that I had preached in my exposition of Colossians at Mt. Sinai Church, where I serve. The message was based upon Colossians 3:5-9. I entitled it, “Putting Sin to Death.” In this message, I try to challenge the church to be intentional, strategic, and militant in the battle for godliness and...

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