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Measuring Up

The following bible passage by the Apostle Paul regarding love is from 1 Corinthians 13: 4-7. We will consider it from two perspectives. Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on … Continue reading

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Slow Down

He said to him, “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’  This is the greatest and first commandment. And a second is like it: ‘You shall … Continue reading

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A Valuable Lesson

Charles Krauthammer is an American syndicated columnist, author, political commentator, and former physician whose weekly column was syndicated to more than 400 publications worldwide. In August 2017, he stopped writing his column and being a commentator on Fox News, due … Continue reading

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Identity, Integrity, Credibility

Identity – the fact of being who or what a person or thing is. Integrity – moral uprightness. Credibility – the quality of being convincing or believable. Trustworthy. “And when he had come to Jerusalem, he attempted to join the … Continue reading

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Power in Prayer

“When John, who was in prison, heard about the deeds of the Messiah, he sent his disciples to ask him, “Are you the one who is to come, or should we expect someone else?” “Jesus replied, “Go back and report to … Continue reading

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Location, Location, Location

      When a child, I attended the Barnum and Bailey circus at Madison Square Garden in New York City. It was advertised as the “Greatest Show On Earth.” And boasted three-ring entertainment, meaning that there were three acts occurring at … Continue reading

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An Easter Sign

  The branches seen at the entrance of our shed fell during Holy Week. They form the shape of the cross. This unusual event is only surpassed by the fact that after recent strong winds of up to 50+ miles … Continue reading

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Lent and The Paradox of the Cross

LENT The season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday; with the participants being marked with ashes and the words “Repent and believe in the Good News” are prayed. The expectation is to imitate the example of Jesus’ prayer and fasting in the … Continue reading

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A Deadly Trend

In 2006 I wrote a letter to the editor which appeared in my local newspaper. The Title was ” ‘Code’ is a choice.” What follows is an excerpt from that letter: “Ben Hur” (1959) a film based on the novel “Ben Hur: A Tale Of The … Continue reading

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What I Have Done

Cain Murders Abel In the course of time Cain brought to the Lord an offering of the fruit of the ground,  and Abel for his part brought of the firstlings of his flock, their fat portions. And the Lord had … Continue reading

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