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The Baptism of Timiarah

Church was very very good today, lol. I am sorry I cannot find a better adjective right now, but many positive things occurred. The class was about… 823 more words

Mental Health

Who is our neighbor? - justifying ourselves

We like to customize our beliefs.  Theological, social, whatever the case may be, we like to believe that we can hold true to some universal principle in the circumstances where it benefits us and ignore it the rest of the time.   533 more words

Nanjing

Very early in the morning,
on the National Day of the People’s Republic of China (01.10.2014),
I stood in front of the giant cross outside the Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall and looked up at the date inscribed on the cross: 1937.12.13-1938.1. 815 more words

Hope.Hoffnung.望.תקוה.ἐλπίς

Mercy is Love in Action

Luke 10:25-37

25 Just then a lawyer stood up to test Jesus. ‘Teacher,’ he said, ‘what must I do to inherit eternal life?’ 26He said to him, ‘What is written in the law? 750 more words

Reflections

The Good Samaritan

“And who is my neighbor?”

This is the question that prompted Jesus to share the parable of the Good Samaritan. But this is not the question that Jesus wants us to answer. 643 more words

Faith

Writing From A Ditch

“We are all ditch dwellers,” Kirk Vander Molen, Director of Missional Integrity announced. My takeaway from the Love INC National Gathering was something unexpected. It pointed a gnarly finger at me, a ditch dweller. 597 more words

Charity