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A Playlist for Lent

My first Sunday at an Episcopal church, I’m still fumbling through the hymnal searching for a song by the time it has ended. The next song, a woman taps me on the shoulder and trades me her hymnal for mine. 513 more words

Prose: Nonfiction And Fiction

Strange Kids Party vs Church

So my son’s baseball team was invited to one of the team mate’s party. The invitation said 10am, so we get here at 10am and no n one is here. 245 more words


Holy Scripture Reading, Matthew 6: 14-15, ESV.


Saturday, March 25, 2017

ESV Verse of the Day

Verse of the Day
March 25
Matthew 6:14-15
14 “For if you forgive others their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you, 15 but if you do not forgive others their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.” 33 more words


"Lessons from the Dessert"

I’m deeply committed to the integration of an interior life that is attached to Jesus and an exterior life that represents Jesus’ priorities of justice and reconciliation in the world. 80 more words


What does it mean that the church is the “fullness” of Christ in Ephesians 1:23?

“And God placed all things under his feet and appointed him to be head over everything for the church, which is his body, the fullness of him…

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The Stranger

This story is not set in any well-defined location. It probably most closely resembles the USA in the 1950s, but I’ve made no attempt to make it realistic. 2,192 more words

Short Stories