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"Nearness is a gift. Closeness is a choice"

God draw near to us through His Son, Jesus Christ. He decided to reconciled with us even though we are sinners. All because of His love. 30 more words


The Strength of the Struggle

“though the night is dark,
there is a coming Dawn,
the night is breaking..” -Steffany Frizell

“I will lead the blind by ways they have not known, along unfamiliar paths I will guide them; I will turn the darkness into light before them and make the rough places smooth. 14 more words

Remembering how we gather

St. Paul admonishes us not to forsake the gathering of believers. But here is the thing: none of us, Christian or otherwise, forsake the gathering of believers. 1,152 more words

The Captain's Block

A preliminary reflection on belief, with continual reference to nearness

At the opening of his 1949 lectures at the Bremen Club, Martin Heidegger offers a delicate but wholly elucidating question. “How does it stand with nearness?”[ 933 more words

The Captain's Block

Near You

“But what does it say? The word is near you, in your mouth and in your     heart, that is, the word of faith which we preach” (Rom. 302 more words

The Gospel

Move Closer

Tight squeeze like sardines
We sit side by side ever closer to each other
I’m not minding the closeness of your presence
Not minding our proximity… 36 more words