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Turning Back

  Each Sunday of Easter, we will hear an excerpt or something related to the readings during the week. It is interesting to note what is pulled out and emphasized. This Sunday, we heard a portion of Peter’s speech at … Continue reading

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Perspective

Who are you? At your core. A mother, a father, a sister, a brother? A student, a doctor, a teacher, an engineer, a designer? You are a child of God. Someone whom God thought was worth coming down from heaven … Continue reading

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As you forgive…

On Sunday, we will read the story about the servant who was forgiven his debt, but refused to forgive those who were indebted to him. (Matthew 18:21-35) This servant had such a large debt, that in order to pay it … Continue reading

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On a lighter note….

I read this friend’s story today, and just had to share it. This definitely did not go the direction I thought it would. Love it! Waiting on N. to finish piano lessons and discussing O.’s upcoming 1st Communion, the 3 of us … 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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Forgive them, Lord.

The Eleventh Station: Jesus is Nailed to the Cross As Jesus hangs from the cross, He has every reason to call down punishment and judgment on the people who placed Him there and on the people who come by to … 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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Such a Mess…

Jesse Tree Day 13: Even if you know very little about the Bible, chances are good that you have heard of David. He killed Goliath with a stone and a sling, he was the King of Israel, and he was … Continue reading

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A little something sweet

I have to brag on myself a little today. I came up with the best activity for my middle schoolers this weekend. As we started our session, I offered them a choice of a piece of candy or a piece … Continue reading

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Iron in the Fire

When I read Paul, I have a hard time deciding if his writing is that far above me, or if he just doesn’t make sense. Given all of the scholarship generated in the past 2000 years, it’s most likely that … Continue reading

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