Who judges who?

If you ever count the days in Lent, that other penitential season of the Church’s year, I’m reliably informed that you’ll end up with too many days for a season that’s meant to last only 40 days (‘only’ may seem an ironic term if you’ve been suitably diligent and mortified the flesh by abstaining from such staples and caffeine and alcohol). 620 more words


To fill a Gap --

Here a short poem from Emily Dickinson. Appropriate, I think, for the second Sunday in Advent. My personal response follows.

To fill a Gap
Insert the Thing that caused it –

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Spiritual Formation

Praise & Worship: Gettin' Down with Jesus

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I say, Rejoice.

(Phil. 4:4)


Nature's Panoply

Nature’s panoply
Unfathomed spectacle
Universe greater than I
Galaxies of marvel and portent
Flung into space beyond comprehension
By One who knows my name
Each hair on my head… 123 more words

Spiritual Formation

Convergence: A Sign of the End

Most Christians believe that the plethora of dramatic changes taking place in our world prove that the end of this world and the return of Jesus Christ is at hand.  860 more words


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Truly the signs of Christ return are converging. Sadly most of us have no clue how close we are to final events breaking upon us like a burst dam. We need to pray that God will help us to put on heavenly glasses so we can see how close we are to the return of Jesus. We need to pray for courage and strength to lay aside any and every habit that stands between us and our Savior, because unlike any other time in history we can stop and say, the hour of our deliverance is at hand.

Is The Real Santa Looking at you

How did Santa Claus find entrance into the church? Why do we honor him by giving him all the attributes of Jesus?


Knowing Your God

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Thought for Wednesday

Zephaniah 3:17 NLT For the lord your God is living among you. He is a mighty savior. He will take delight in you with gladness. With his love, he will calm all your fears. 9 more words