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Bible in a Year, Week 8

Welcome to Week 8!

It seems appropriate that we are moving into Deuteronomy soon, where we are exhorted to “Love the Lord your God with all your heart, mind, soul, and strength” as we just celebrated Valentine’s Day.   190 more words

Bible In A Year 2016

Something Better, Somewhere


Then the Rabshakeh stood and called out in a loud voice in the language of Judah: “Hear the word of the great king, the king of Assyria!   749 more words

Awaiting God's Promise

Today’s reading is Joshua 13-14.

Forty-five years. That is how long Caleb waited for God to fulfill His promise. He was old, but God had preserved his strength. 263 more words

Bible Reading

40 Years in the Wilderness?


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I’m curious about the story in the Bible about the 40 long years of journey of the early Israelites. For forty years, they dwelt in foreign lands – moving from one place to another. 647 more words


89. Clearing the Way

Meditations in Exodus: 89.  Clearing the Way

Num 20:14,17,18  Moses sent messengers from Kadesh to the king of Edom, saying… Please let us pass through your country. 947 more words

Anything Too Sweet

We peel back our rotting skins
Like grounded tangerines.
We echo smiles through
Wind-tunnel mouths
Moved by pared lips.

Would Moses part the Red Sea… 32 more words



 a sermon, based on Deuteronomy 30.15-20, Psalm 119.1-8, and Matthew 5.21-37, preached with the people of Epiphany Episcopal Church, Laurens, SC, on the 6th Sunday after the Epiphany, February 12, 2017… 809 more words