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Crossing a Fine Line and Heading Down a Slippery Slope

Image above: Scott Olson via Getty Images (Courtesy of The Huffington Post) Then said Jesus unto him, Put up again thy sword into his place: for all they that take the sword shall perish with the sword. Matthew 26:52 (King … Continue reading

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Now What?

I decided to republish this post from Holy Saturday, 2012 for this year’s Holy Saturday, with a couple of edits.  Grace and Peace. Today’s the day we call Holy Saturday-marking the time Jesus’s body was in the tomb. However for … Continue reading

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The Predictability of Easter

Then they drew near to the village where they were going, and He indicated that He would have gone farther. But they constrained Him, saying, “Abide with us, for it is toward evening, and the day is far spent.” And He … Continue reading

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The Overshadowing

28 Now about eight days after these sayings he took with him Peter and John and James and went up on the mountain to pray. 29 And as he was praying, the appearance of his face was altered, and his clothing became dazzling white. 30 And behold, two men … Continue reading

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Now What?

Today’s the day we call Holy Saturday-marking the time Jesus’s body was in the tomb. However for Jesus’s disciples, it was far from being a holy day. The day before, they’ve witnessed their beloved rabbi and friend, Jesus being betrayed, … Continue reading

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Living Fully In The Midst of Tragedy

Scriptural references: Matthew 26:17-30; Mark 14:12-26; and, Luke 22:7-38. It’s Maundy Thursday, the end of the Lenten season.  The day when we commemorate the Last Supper Jesus had with his disciples. Picture it, if you will. You’re hosting a holiday … Continue reading

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