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Magic-God or Real-God?

I am always sharing stories with my family about miracles that God is working in the lives of people that I know. Healings, opportunities being presented, relationships restored, and lives being saved. It makes me wonder sometimes if I am … 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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An Invitation

How many people have been truly converted to Christianity, or any religion for that matter, because they were berated for how horrible they were? Even if someone is really doing something wrong, they way to convince them to change is … Continue reading

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Receiving Peace

One of my favorite verses is when Jesus appears to the disciples after the Resurrection. They were locked in a room, fearing for their lives after Jesus’ death. Jesus came and stood in their midst and said to them, “Peace … Continue reading

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Bear Wrongs Patiently

The act of mercy to bear wrongs patiently seems a bit backwards doesn’t it? As we delve again into the Year of Mercy, it seems that the object of this one should be the one being wronged, not the one committing … Continue reading

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Holy Week

  As I sat in the ICU waiting room this weekend, hearing about the car accident that has a dear friend’s son in a coma, I was stunned at the start to this Holy Week. This family is experiencing the … Continue reading

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Real Change

In his talk Down to Earth, Mark Hart talks about going to confession after a pretty scary plane flight that ended in an emergency landing. Darn those promises you make, huh? His description of it really hit me. It’s not … Continue reading

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Follow Me 8

I saved the next healing for its own post. It’s only two verses: Jesus comes into Peter’s house, sees that his mother-in-law is sick and heals her. No questions asked, no requests made, just enters, sees, and heals. As I’ve … Continue reading

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Follow Me 4

We’re almost to chapter 5 and Jesus finally starts in earnest. He stays in this small backwoods town, goes to the synagogues, and teaches, preaches, and heals. It’s a small section, but it leads up to the Sermon on the … Continue reading

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