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The Seventh Station: Jesus falls the Second Time

Jesus falls again. He is weak, and even with help, he cannot continue and falls under the weight of the cross. Being 2,000 years from the story, it is easy to make it just that – a story. Even more, … Continue reading

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A little bit closer

My husband and I started dating in high school and continued through college. Unfortunately, we were at different colleges that were 700 miles apart. Not nearly close enough for even a weekend visit more than once a semester. All this … Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes 3

A time to laugh, a time to cry, A time to plant, a time to reap Every season has its own particular beauty. Spring is one of my favorites, with all the promise held in each budding leaf and blooming … Continue reading

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Just can’t leave

Good Friday There is one more Station that can be included in the Stations of the Cross. On this Good Friday, however, we will pause before we go to the Resurrection and sit with all that has just happened. As … Continue reading

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One more step

The Ninth Station: Jesus Falls for the Third Time   Psalm 37:23-24 The valiant one whose steps are guided by the LORD, who will delight in his way, May stumble, but he will never fall, for the LORD holds his … Continue reading

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Must. Keep. Going.

The Seventh Station of the Cross Jesus falls the Second Time Jesus falls again. He is weak, and even with help, he cannot continue and falls under the weight of the cross. Being 2,000 years from the story, it is … Continue reading

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Falling for You

The Third Station of the Cross: Jesus Falls for the First Time   At this point in the story, Jesus has been scourged in the hopes of satisfying the bloodlust of the crowds. Scourging was not a minor beating, but … Continue reading

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Clouds

I was talking to a friend last night about the stunning pictures he had taken during a photography trip to the Grand Tetons. I have been there before, but I’ve never seen it like this. The pictures were fantastic, and … Continue reading

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Seasons

Fall is finally arriving. Summer can take so long to leave in Texas, and I just relish these days when the morning air is crisp and the afternoons are bright with a cool breeze gently waving the leaves and flowers … Continue reading

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5th Grade Soccer

As I watched a 5th grade playground soccer game, I was amazed at the boys tumbling over each other continuously. With a daughter who has broken her arm badly by falling, it was disconcerting to say the least. As I … Continue reading

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