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There She Blows! – Well, this is going to suck.

Including what began on Ash Wednesday, we are now the third day into Lent. What began with a certain gravitas, ecclesiastical pomp and circumstance is finally beginning to set in. 847 more words


Jonah and Lent

This Sunday, we’ll be hearing from one of my friends and running partners talking about World Vision and raising money for clean water in Africa.  Sandra will be asking for volunteers to run the Twin Cities Marathon (the same one I ran last year) and raise money at the same time.  697 more words


Following Directions

We have committed ourselves to being molded by Christ. He is, after all, the potter, and we are His clay.1 Just how well do we follow His leading? 705 more words


"Strong as Death is Love" by Robert Alter

Robert Alter. Strong as Death is Love. New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 2015, pp. 234, $16.95 (paperback).

Strong as Death is Love… 411 more words


La estructura de Jonás

Un esquema de la estructura de Jonás, destacando especialmente las repeticiones en las dos mitades del libro.

Spanish version of the structure of Jonah7 more words

Old Testament

The ways of God with a wayward servant

  • Do you tend to think of the book of Jonah as a story about a man and a great fish?
  • If you do, let me challenge you to see it differently.
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Life Begins With Repentance

As Jesus was teaching people about God (85), some teachers of the law and some of the Pharisees spoke up. “Teacher,” they said, “we want to see you do a miracle.” 366 more words