Author Archives: burtschwab

About burtschwab

I currently live in Iowa, USA. My goals are to simply live life as a journey and embrace each day. I am married to a wife with similar passions and that makes me a blessed man.

All are not welcome.


It bothers me to see churches advertising “All are welcome.” It simply isn’t true! What about the person looking to disrupt church service? Those seeking to push an ungodly agenda? Someone seeking to harm those gathered to worship? The pedophile … Continue reading

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True Freedom in Christ


True Freedom in Christ (John 8:31-36) Audio of sermon given on May 26, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Sigourney, Iowa BIG IDEA:  True freedom is being released to be all that God created us to be.   Rev. Burt … Continue reading

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Discouraged (1 Kings 19)


The world is loud so we may think to do God’s work we must be louder. Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2019


Mothers are God’s special creation. Continue reading

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Technology challenges


Okay I admit to not being very tech savvy. However I can function some basics. Today I have been trying to create a WordPress site for my book. So far it’s a total disaster. Will try again another time. Right … Continue reading

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Turning 50


The world has changed a lot since 1969. America was far from perfect. The streets were never really safe growing up. We played in them anyway. Something we did have that seems to be getting lost is dialogue. Continue reading

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Good news, maybe…


Right now I do not feel qualified to lead a church. Maybe God was waiting for me to get out of the way so He can lead me. Continue reading

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Just one day at a time.


Part of living includes working. The Bible teaches us that God wants us to enjoy work. We are even encouraged to work as unto the Lord. Enjoying work is a mindset. Continue reading

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Week one.


Here are five reasons to not buy this book;
1.It has no literary value.
2.It was written and published by an amateur.
3.It has the word “farts” in the title.
4.It will make you laugh and that would be undignified.
5.It is full of one-liners and such that I posted on Facebook over the years and you never had to pay for that.

It’s also the same five reasons to buy this book.
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Is this a joke?


Somehow I managed to accidently release the paperback edition of my book today. My daughter once called me road kill on the information superhighway. There is some truth in that! This is a compilation of funny one-liners, quotes, and random … Continue reading

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