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We, the Church!

Dana (yes, her real name) came out of the kitchen in her diner on Tuesday evening and announced that she would be closing the restaurant at 8:00 p.m. That in itself is not any different from any other night at ...

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Escorted by Angels…

As many of you already know, my brother, Doug, and I had a rather sad week-end as we said good-bye to our youngest brother, Ken. Several weeks ago, Ken suffered a cardiac event coupled with several other health issues that ...

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After “Ordinary Time”…

Well, here we are. It seems like just yesterday that we were celebrating Christmas and then the twelve days of Christmas that I wrote about in early January. Then, Epiphany, the celebration and remembrance of the arrival of the wise ...

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1+1=11

Clearly, we all know that the title of this post does not tell us something that is true. Yet, you are here reading anyway. Maybe you are curious about why I chose this title. Or, an even more intriguing thought ...

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Mercy, Grace and Peace…

I have been invited, and have agreed, to teach a group of ladies each Thursday morning who are doing a book study on anxiety. Today, the topic was on mercy and how God is, in fact, a merciful God. Because ...

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Anxiety…

As I shared in the last quarter of 2019, I have been invited to teach a Bible lesson each Thursday morning to approximately 80 women, called the Soul Sisters, at a Presbyterian church where our daughter happens to be on ...

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Epiphanytide…

Tonight is the twelfth night since Christmas Day and it is called, appropriately, the Twelfth Night. That means that tomorrow is Epiphany, the day that begins the season after Christmastide - that starts on January 6th and, depending on who ...

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Songs of the Season…

The radio stations are finally going back to their normal programming after Christmas. Sirius Radio and other speciality programming venues changed some of their channels to holiday songs, hymns and familiar standards from Thanksgiving through the New Year and in ...

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It’s All Over – Except for the Wise Men…

Christmas is in the rear view mirror. In fact, Janet and I spent the week-end, with the help of our daughter Jill and grandson Drew, taking down the decorations. That's quite a job because we really decorate for Christmas and ...

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Camping with Jesus…

Christmas 2019 is over. It's behind us now and I am already seeing the countdown to Christmas 2020. The buildup is always so great - and then it is over. Today, the sales were on, people where spending Christmas cash, ...

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