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To Know Christ and the Power of His Resurrection

“I want to know Christ and the power of his resurrection and the sharing of his sufferings by becoming like him in his death.” (Philippians 3:10) 753 more words

Theological Reflection

Good Friday Reflection

As I was sitting in the choir tonight contemplating the Scriptures, the songs, and the choral pieces offered during our Good Friday service, something struck me rather forcefully. 491 more words


The things we leave behind

Today I finally got the necklace back. It was sitting at the jewelry store in a drawer – fixed – but no one ever bothered to call and tell me. 281 more words


The Ghost Who Haunts Me

Last November I wrote about the tragic death of Genaro Zaragoza-Valencia, a 73 year old man who was the victim of a hit & run accident. 305 more words

Mad Ramblings & Ponderments

Review: Life After Life

Life After Life
By Kate Atkinson
(Reagan Arthur Books, Hardcover, 9780316176484, April 2013, 544pp.)

The Short of It:

Interesting premise and at times, fluid, beautifully written passages but overall, one of the most frustrating reads I’ve read in years. 297 more words

Book Review

I Lost My Mom To Breast Cancer: How I Survived The Storm That Sent Me To Hell And Back

You never think it will happen to you. Never. Not in a million years. 

Then it does, and the entire time, it feels like you’re in the eye of a hurricane. 3,649 more words

About Life, Death and the Pole Star

On Death,  Kahlil Gibran

‘You would know the secret of death.
But how shall you find it unless you seek it in the heart of life?’ 901 more words

Bowel Cancer