“Take heart! I have overcome the world!” #9-11

I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world. - John 16:33 I understand there's going to be a lot written today in response to the fifteenth anniversary of Nine-Eleven. So I don't want to …

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always learning, always listening, always open to the Spirit…

This morning's thoughts are all about perspective. First, Rebekah read an interesting news article before breakfast that discussed how the structure of the language we use influences the way our minds work. I've written about this before (The Unmaking of a Part-Time Christian) in terms of using the language of grace to literally transform the …

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9-11 and the Beauty of Hope

Today is already one of those thoughtful, rainy mornings. Scout and I got our walk in early and then the day suddenly shifted to tropical rains and gusty winds. Part of me wants to curl up with a good book and a cup of coffee, and part of me wants to process some of the …

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