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A Modern Parable

The year was 1968.

While writing a sermon about the Good Samaritan, a northern evangelical pastor fell asleep at his desk.

In his dream, Jesus appeared to him, and gave him license to ask any question he desired. 379 more words


A Mirror Is Harder to Hold

The last few days have been the hard kind that keep your breaths short and thoughts heavy.  Marriage is hard.  I love my husband.  Deeply and painfully.   280 more words


The Lord is my rock

2 The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer;
My God, my strength, in whom I will trust;
My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.    358 more words


The Proof of Generosity

Is it at all possible for endless generosity and largesse, unending fortune and treasures not to want an eternal land of bliss and a permanent place of banquet and permanent needy guests in it and to regard it sufficient to have this ephemeral world and the ephemeral guests in it? 940 more words


High and Holy...

(an acrostic prayer)

High and holy God, Father and creator of us all, we worship You today!

Interrupt our over-busy lives with the stillness of Your peace, Father. 202 more words

I'm so vain, I Think this Song is About Me

I sit at a Starbucks struggling to connect to the wifi signal and steaming from that one university student who stole my spot next to the plugin.   340 more words


Will Church Doctrine be Liberalized by 'Progressive' Bishops?


When Jesus Ascended to Heaven from the Mount of Olives, He left our Catholic Church in the capable hands of his Apostles and their successor Bishops and Popes. 729 more words