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A few months ago after a breakup with my boyfriend, I told one of my best friends that I couldn’t help but miss my ex and wondered if we’d get back together. 180 more words

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The New Life To Come

“For a spirit does not have flesh and bones as you see that I have”

Jesus, Luke 24:39

Everyone holds a belief about what happens at death, from a “you are dead and that is it” belief of the atheist to a “you inhabit your own planet” type belief of the LDS church. 2,923 more words

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His Eyes

Benjamin now took his turn.  Again, the teacher’s answer was slippery.  Practiced.  Full of double meaning and single intent: to confuse.  The air grew thick in the weight of unasked questions. 337 more words

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Render Unto

It was Caiaphas who called me. Pulled me aside in the temple. “You and followers will go to the one called Jesus. Go as though you are friends. 422 more words

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Learning at the Temple

At the end of the day, I paid the chief priests. Packed up my wares. Shuffled out of the temple. The moon hung low in the sky. 472 more words

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Have We Neglected Going Down In The River?

Dr. John Mark Hicks makes that claim that for the early church being a Christian meant one was baptized and that it was understood that if one was not a Christian one was not baptized. 3,660 more words

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Lectionarily Speaking: ARE WE LETTING THE FIELDS TURN BROWN?

As the Season after Pentecost moves along toward the Reign of Christ, the sun of late Spring feels quite a bit like a mid-Summer sun. And, the plants, the gardens, are trying to hold their own.   618 more words

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