Dr. David L. Chancey

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Count your blessings daily, not just once a year

It’s always something. Last year, supply chain issues caused a turkey shortage. This year bird flu (Avian Influenza) is running rampant and impacting chicken, eggs,...

The Powerful Name of Jesus

Seven-year-old Joe sometimes comes to worship with his grandparents and listens very carefully, even answering my rhetorical questions. His parents told him recently he could...

Our Brokenness Is God’s Opportunity

Many years ago, my son’s team played a baseball tournament against a team from Chattanooga. These kids were maybe 11- or 12-years-old. Jonathan came to...

Be Kind When You Drive

I witnessed another near miss. Driving to the office, I was eastbound on the two-lane road with a double-yellow line and a 35 MPH speed...

Seven Steps to Managing Stress

Facing stress is a fact of life. How we manage our stress says a lot about our depth of faith and how much we rely...

Want to live longer? Take the Chuck Cheeves approach

A study reported by The Washington Post notes people with the highest level of optimism live between 11 and 15 percent longer than those with...

Running World’s Largest 10K Reminder Of More Important Race

Take a blend of red, white, and blue, mix in a hot and humid Atlanta morning, and add nearly 50,000 runners thrilled to see the...

Live Carefully! You Never Know Who’s Watching

A man took the bus to work. Since rain was predicted, he went to get the umbrella, but his wife stopped him. “You have taken...

Graduates, here’s more wisdom as you begin your next chapter

Congratulations, graduates, on reaching the magnificent milestone of receiving your hard-earned diploma. You are now launching a new chapter. You have before you a blank...

The Joy of Writing

Sometimes I’m asked why I write. I was always stronger in language arts than math and science. I never could understand algebra. Geometry was worse....