Joseph Swan

My Life

A baby boy, rocketed to earth from a dying planet, found by loving parents and raised in a stable home, only to discover later in life that he had a huge destiny. Not to mention abilities beyond those of mortal men, the ability to run faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive and leap buildings with a single bound

Sound familiar.

This is the story I wished was mine. This was my fantasy. I wanted to be Clark Kent, to grow up on the Kent farm and eventually take my place in the world as a super man.

Instead, like most of us, I have had to battle through my fair share of challenges and difficulties without the help of super strength or x-ray vision. Mine is a story of God’s grace and second chances. Maybe one day I’ll sit down long enough to write a book, but for now, I thought I’d share what I’m learning.

Hope it encourages you.


My Thoughts

Come Out Of The Closet

BW Come Out Of The Closet

Many people did believe in Him, however, including some of the Jewish leaders. But they wouldn’t admit it for fear that the Pharisees would expel them from the synagogue. (John 12.42 NLT) It seemed 2010 was the year for ‘coming out’! Every time you picked

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No Room At The Inn

BW No Vacancy

"So be truly glad. There is wonderful joy ahead, even though you have to endure many trials for a little while." 1 Peter 1.6 (NLT) Most of us know the Christmas story back to front. We have grown up hearing about it every year, we've

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While You Were Sleeping

BW While You Were Sleeping

I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the LORD sustains me. (Psalm 3.5 TNIV) Will Shriner, an American comedian from the 1950′s once said, “I want to die in my sleep like my grandfather, not screaming and yelling like the passengers in his

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  • So discovered yesterday that I am actually a year younger than what I thought I was! Best feeling in the world!

    Joseph Swan about 114 days ago
  • Drinking a cup of tea while watching Downton Abbey seems like the proper thing to do.

    Joseph Swan about 216 days ago
  • Jurassic Park in 3D, with jelly babies, pods and green tea. My kids know me so well! #bestfathersday

    Joseph Swan about 385 days ago

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