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A Lenten Response to Violence

Blessed are the poor in spirit,     for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are those who mourn,     for they will be comforted. Blessed are the meek,     for they will inherit the earth. Blessed are those who hunger and thirst … Continue reading

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In Times Like These

13 I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. 14 Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord. … Continue reading

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It’s Gettin’ Crucial

15 See then that you walk circumspectly, not as fools but as wise, 16 redeeming the time, because the days are evil. 17 Therefore do not be unwise, but understand what the will of the Lord is. Ephesians 5:15-17 (New … Continue reading

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“The Truth For Lent” or “Midnight in the Garden of Truth and Falsehood”

19 Here is the judgment. Light has come into the world, but people loved darkness instead of light. They loved darkness because what they did was evil. 20 Everyone who does evil deeds hates the light. They will not come into the … Continue reading

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Farewell Mr. Obama…

As I write this, I am listening to President Barack Obama’s farewell speech in Chicago; an end of administration ritual going back to George Washington.  It was an interesting speech and very uplifting too.  The speech hearkened back to Mr … Continue reading

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Uncertainty at Advent

The people who walked in darkness     have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness,     on them has light shone. Isaiah 9:2 (English Standard Version) Good Evening Friends.  I hope those in my corner of … Continue reading

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To Those Who Lost

“I am about to go the way of all the earth,” he said. “So be strong, act like a man (or woman), and observe what the Lord your God requires: Walk in obedience to him, and keep his decrees and … Continue reading

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