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Jesse Tree Christmas baubles

Because I am just a bit crazy, I thought it would be fun to do our Jesse Tree a little differently this year. To that end, I have bought some of those transparent plastic baubles – the kind that you can take apart and put things in – and we are going to use them for our Jesse Tree symbols. 360 more words

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Advent 1:  30th November
The Patriarchs and Matriarchs – Abraham and Sarah’s story
(Genesis 12.1-3)

Today’s Old Testament reading invites us to look backwards.  Abraham and Sarah heard God’s call and followed it, becoming the father and mother of our faith.  1,076 more words


I suggest there is a difference

It was the dawning of a new era. More importantly, in that moment, it was the ending of a really great day. And yet, someone was crying. 1,123 more words


The God Who Sees!

Today is my second time to participate in Five Minute Friday, and last night was my first “Twitter party!” I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I was blessed by the real life that I saw. 284 more words


Faith and Obedience

In my daily reading this morning I came across this verse.

By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to a place that he was to receive as an inheritance. 660 more words

Being God's Kind Of Person

Transforming Hospitality from Good to Sacred

Parashat Vayera / פרשת וירא

Torah Portion: Genesis 18:1 – 22:24

Hospitality, hachnasat orchim, is an important Jewish value that is rooted in this week’s Torah portion. 846 more words

Parashah Ponderings

Laughing at Impossible Situations

Genesis 18 tells us of the well-known story of Sarah laughing at an impossible situation. She was told she would bear a child when she was past child-bearing age; at least to her she was. 684 more words