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Leaving the Shadows

Writing anonymously or under a pseudonym is nothing new and the reasons for doing so are numerous. Anonymity is a mask that enables both good and bad. 1,498 more words


Jesus' Calling

History has recorded some of the greatest people that have ever lived. Mother Theresa, Florence Nightengale, Jesus Christ, Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King are among those we remember as being great. 425 more words


Exegetical Exercise (Exodus 3:1-12)

The Uniform Series text for Sunday, July 2, is Exodus 3:1-12 – a portion of the text that’s often short-handed as “the call of Moses.” Here’s the text (in… 1,517 more words


My missions calling

Hi there again!

My last post mentioned about how I was given the opportunity to share with my congregation about my calling to serve and into missions. 623 more words



There’s something that I’ve always hated since I a youngun. That thing is calls. Even calls to friends and family were horrible. But dreaded calls to make appointments, change them, or cancel them. 258 more words


7 Quotes on Vocation from Parker J. Palmer's "Let Your Life Speak"

“The place God calls you is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.” 

I’ve heard this quote by Frederick Buechner — whose name is pronounced BEAK-ner, something I would have learned earlier if I’d studied more about my German ancestry instead of taking Japanese — about a billion times. 618 more words




Give me life, give me breath
When faith is but a memory
All I am, all I was
Got up and walked away from me… 120 more words