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The Other Son

His cigarette smoke joined the dull morning sky. The sun shined from some imperceptible point behind the clouds and mist as the light refracted evenly across the dullness. 1,723 more words


Angry at the father, but the father shows compassion

04.16.2017 New Testament: Luke 15.28–32

To read the Bible in a year, read Luke 15.11–32 on April 16, In the year of our Lord 2017… 252 more words

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a-Lenten-prayer-a-day, day 17, Monday, March 20, 2017

Note: As a personal, spiritual discipline, I write a prayer for each of the forty days of Lent; each petition focusing on a theme, truly, relating to a care or concern weighing on my mind and heart, at times, vexing my soul and spirit… 367 more words

A Personal Reflection

Does God seek me or do I seek God? The Parable of the Prodigal Son sheds some clues

I offer my profound thanks to Tim for a document he sent me last week that included a collection of quite fascinating chapters written by the Catholic philosopher Herbert McCabe from his book ‘God still matters’. 952 more words


Don't be prodigal in your prayers!


Among the most impressive civilizations in world history were the great Islamic societies of Central Asia, along what were called the Silk Roads. Great architecture and art, literature, technology, scientific and mathematical discoveries were among the trademarks of these societies – in sharp contrast to the common perceptions of Islam that are common in Europe and North America today. 762 more words


Are you tired of living with pigs?

I’m wondering if evangelists could use the following invitation to proclaim the gospel:

Are you tired of living with pigs? 881 more words


When You Begin to Lose God's Favor

When the outcome to a day, week or year does not end as you expect, hoped for and seek, there are various explanations to consider.  Perhaps, its not your time to receive what you desire.  220 more words