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New Chances

In the hallway, right at the top of my stairs, a wooden sign with the saying “365 days. 365 New chances” hangs on a lonely wall. I place it right there, purposely, so I can see it when I go to bed and right when I wake up because those are the times I need […]

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O Come Emmanuel

                                                                                   Do you hear what I hear? If the answer to the above questions is: Christmas music […]

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A Reminder for the Single Ladies

I know waiting is hard. Time drags on and you ask yourself, “When is it going to be my turn? When do I get my love story?” You become upset and impatient. You think maybe you expect too much and should lower your standards just a little. But this is not the answer. Ladies, you […]

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“Lazarus, come out!”

Today I was reading the book Jesus: a Pilgrimage by James Martin. In this particular section of the book that I was reading, Martin was discussing the passage in John where Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead (John 11:1-44). He pointed out how in the passage Jesus receives a message from Martha and Mary informing […]

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Accommodating Jesus

Therefore many of His disciples, when they heard this said, “This is a difficult statement; who can listen to it?”  – John 6:60 Being a person of faith is not easy. Nor should it be. Too often we try to make the faith fit our lives, when in reality, it should be the other way […]

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