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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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If Not Now, When?

behold, now is the accepted time; behold, now is the day of salvation – 2 Corinthians 6:2(b) (King James Version) This is America’s wake-up call.  After two Black men – Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, LA and Philando Castile near … Continue reading

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Violence 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. You have multiplied the nation;     you have increased its joy; they rejoice before you     as … Continue reading

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Such A Time As This

  For if thou altogether holdest thy peace at this time, then shall there enlargement and deliverance arise to the Jews from another place; but thou and thy father’s house shall be destroyed: and who knoweth whether thou art come … Continue reading

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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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A Loving Response

There is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.  John 15:13 (NLT) Today’s the day. Zero Hour. The Day of Judgement. The day Jesus knew would come; and the disciples prayed that it wouldn’t. Good Friday. … Continue reading

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