If you can’t make my class today, just read this post

All of these new things are from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and who gave us the ministry of reconciliation. In other words, God was reconciling the world to himself through Christ, by not counting people’s sins against them. He has trusted us with this message of reconciliation.2 Corinthians 5:18-19 For today …

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“Our” Father in Heaven (not just mine…)

Our Father who is in heaven,uphold the holiness of your name. Bring in your kingdomso that your will is done on earth as it’s done in heaven. Give us the bread we need for today. Forgive us for the ways we have wronged you,just as we also forgive those who have wronged us. And don’t lead us into temptation,but …

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Beyond, “business as usual” this Lent

“As the Father loved me, I too have loved you. Remain in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will remain in my love, just as I kept my Father’s commandments and remain in his love. I have said these things to you so that my joy will be in you and your joy …

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discipleship = making sure God gets in the way of life

Be strong, be courageous, and keep the charge of the Lord your God, walking in his ways and keeping his statutes, his commandments, his ordinances, and his testimonies, as it is written in the law of Moses, so that you may prosper in all that you do and wherever you turn. - 1 Kings 2 …

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God’s love is (much) wider than our narrow minds

NOTE: The new header (above) was taken around 7:30 am, October 15, while walking Scout. I love the colors at the beginning of the new day. This morning I want to share some of what I learned yesterday in my adult education class, a.k.a. "Practical Christianity." I always show up at church with the idea …

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