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The Unknown Known: Meditation on Good Friday

Is there a balm in Gilead? If we were to ask the imperial powers of this world, then the answer would be no. I just saw a documentary film about former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld titled… 1,876 more words


“The Stones Cry Out” Good Friday Reflection, April 18, 2014

a single verse from Luke’s gospel. It is one we often hear on Palm Sunday, when the powerful people in the community were chagrined by the ballyhoo a crowd was making ….as Jesus made his way toward Jerusalem, ….down from the Mount of Olives. 711 more words


Jesus is for real. Easter 2014

Heaven is for real.  That is the bold declaration of young Colton Burpo –now the subject of two books and a movie.  The movie is all the rage – cleverly released during Holy Week; one of the rare times that religion is an acceptable subject in the mainstream press. 508 more words


Good Friday sermon - The Carpenters

Do you know what it is like to be a carpenter? Do you know what it is like to live with wood and nails and hammers and shaping tools? 1,352 more words


“God is deadly determined!”

We just heard entire passion account told by Jesus beloved disciple, apostle John. It is quite an account. Beginning with Jesus arrest. With several hundred armed solder coming to arrest one man. 1,149 more words


Something strange is happening – there is a great silence on earth today, a great silence and stillness. The whole earth keeps silence because the King is asleep.

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Incarnation And Embodiment

Bible Studies

The updates to the site are continuing and now the Bible Studies section has been completed. Of course the Bible Studies themselves are hosted at Scribd, which provides a much easier way for me to update and add to them over time. 16 more words