Fresh

I love my church so much. It’s actually the fourth church we’ve attended in twenty or so years. For the longest time, I felt guilty about that, disloyal, then I came to realize: We haven’t left God. We just moved to a different house of his. When I look back, I can see why he…

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Brand New

I’m guilty of being a people watcher and have often wished I hadn’t prayed for eyes to see. There are just some things I’d rather not see as I sit and observe folks unawares. Oftentimes I get a good chuckle at the child who is being willful and not wanting to listen. A child who…

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Life in Bloom

When I was little, it always made me sad that the saying was “April showers bring May flowers.” It wasn’t fair, I thought, that my birthday month was the “shower” month and not the “flower” month. April brings flowers, too, you know—flowers and gorgeous, perfect, fresh weather. April isn’t all showers. [pullquote width=”300″ float=”left”]At a…

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Only His Feet

I have been a Christian for decades. Literally, decades. Over those many years I have read the Bible over a couple of times – not cover-to-cover kind of reading because that would be just too overwhelming. But in the course of my lifetime, I have read it all, especially the New Testament. So until the…

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