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A Heretical Question

Jesus said, “If those who lead you say to you, ‘See, the kingdom is in the sky,’ then the birds of the sky will precede you. If they say to you, ‘It is in the sea,’ then the fish will … Continue reading

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Running Thoughts II

Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a huge crowd of witnesses to the life of faith, let us strip off every weight that slows us down, especially the sin that so easily trips us up. And let us run … Continue reading

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What Door Are You Behind?

As I approach the half-century point in my life, I’ve come to realize that there are three breeds of Christians in this world that sum up most, if all of Christendom.  You might say there are others, but I found … Continue reading

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A Moment’s Rest

  Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.  Matthew 11:28 (NLT) Unless you’ve moved to a community likened to the Amish, or to some monastery/convent far off the beaten path, … Continue reading

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Is It Live….?

Now there were some Greeks among those who went up to worship at the festival.  They came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, with a request. “Sir,” they said, “we would like to see Jesus.”  John 12:19-21 (NIV) Give … Continue reading

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The Depth of God’s Mercy

The LORD is merciful and compassionate, slow to get angry and filled with unfailing love. The LORD is good to everyone.  He showers compassion on all his creation. Psalm 145:8-9 (New Living Translation) This post may appear preachy, but there’s a … Continue reading

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The Jesus Fix

Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? Why then is not the health of the daughter of my people recovered? Jeremiah 8:22 (21st Century King James Version)  When you go to a worship service-wherever it is-do … Continue reading

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