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The Sixth Sunday of Lent – The Lord comes to make us worthy (The Psalms Passages)

“Be gracious to me, O Lord, for I am in distress; my eye wastes away from grief,
my soul and body also.
For my life is spent with sorrow, and my years with sighing; my strength fails because of my misery, and my bones waste away. 950 more words

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"Two Notorious Apostles"

Try to imagine the elation of the twelve men who were selected by Jesus to be His apostles (Matthew 10). With full expectations that He was going to set up His kingdom on this earth at that time as it had been predicted by the Old Testament prophets (Daniel 2:44, 45; Isaiah 9:6, 7), they were eager to follow Him wherever He went and do His bidding.  910 more words


The Fireside Chats: On the perils of being a progressive Christian writer for money

Lately, I have been following the discussion at Stuff Christian Culture Likes about Tony Jones. As a “progressive Catholic” rather than a “progressive Christian” (I have learned that while the terms sound similar, the communities occupy different niches and have little to do with each other), I never would have known there was a Tony Jones without SCCL. 1,238 more words


Acknowledging Self in Prayer for a Nation

I’ve been meaning to start posting again for a long time. I have a huge amount of ideas on what to post about, but I had trouble picking what I wanted to write about next. 938 more words

Christian Life

Friday's Free for All

Barry, Kirk, Winston, and Daisy chat about Disney World, feeding the homeless, and mysterious voices.


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Telling the Easter Story

As Palm Sunday approaches, signaling the beginning of Holy Week, I am drawn to the beauty and symbolism in the flower of this garden vine, which trails over the fence at my son’s home. 107 more words