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Dying of Loneliness

Mark the Gospel writer shares a story about Jesus’ interaction with a leper that caused him to respond with compassion.

Mark 1:40-42 says, A man with leprosy came to him and begged him on his knees, “If you are willing, you can make me clean.”  Filled with… 537 more words

Ecclesiastes 12:13-14 The Duty Of Every Person

Now all has been heard; here is the conclusion of the matter: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the duty of all mankind. 404 more words


We want our sight!

The Gospel writer Matthew shares a story about Jesus’ interaction with two blind men that caused him to respond with compassion.

Matthew 20:29-34 says,

As Jesus and his disciples were leaving Jericho, a large crowd followed him.   504 more words

Broken, Bruised, and Being Made New (Act 1)

708 Days of Growth, Evolution, and Healing From Leaving and Returning To The Church

A Story in Three Acts

All cartoons used in this series come from David Hayward, aka ‘nakedpastor’ at… 1,390 more words


A Plane Ride, Politics, and Pharisees

Full Disclosure: This is a rant which may mention politics. But it’s more than politics.

I spent the entire flight home talking with a beautiful woman named Patricia. 482 more words


When he saw the crowds

So what do you think of when you see a crowd of people—at Walmart, at a restaurant, or in a traffic jam?  I am impressed by the attitude of Jesus “ 526 more words

I'm Dumb: 1

It takes me a long time to realize that the best opportunities for loving people are exactly when they are annoying or hurting me the most.