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True faith

“Modern people will say, ‘I’m spiritual, but not religious.’ … The implication is that any belief is a bad one; any belief that causes a person to change direction, make any real alteration in life, undergo any transformation, change any … Continue reading

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Spelling Lessons

As I taught some basic Spanish to a class of second graders, I thought I would get some help from an expert. There was a little boy in the class who had recently moved from Mexico. His English was quite … Continue reading

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Independence Day

  On the 4th of July, we celebrate our independence as a country, and independence is a basic characteristic of our culture. As a nation, and as a people, we balk at any attempt to control us, real or imagined. Unfortunately, with … Continue reading

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Wisdom

And we’re back. I hope everyone had a blessed and wonderful Christmas and New Year. Yesterday, we celebrated the Feast of the Epiphany – the coming of the wise men to Jesus. I thought it was a funny juxtaposition to how … Continue reading

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Founding Fathers

In Washington, DC, I am amazed at how present God is. In the memorials of the founding fathers, it is obvious that their faith was fundamental to their understanding of how this country worked. We had rights because they were … Continue reading

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Study for love

I am taking a class that analyzes aspects of faith in a very detailed manner.  It’s very interesting, and actually helps me understand my faith in a deeper way.  However, in another class, I was told that you can become … Continue reading

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Changes

My oldest daughter came home from college for the first time on Saturday, and as we were driving home, she exclaimed, “Everything is the same, but I’m so different!” Have you ever had that experience?  Something in your life has … Continue reading

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