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An underground spiritual phenomenon

Whilst largely ignored by mainstream media, Easter remains New Zealand’s most celebrated spiritual event. Church attendance statistics tell us that this week well over half a million people across this nation will gather to celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. 300 more words

Ewen McQueen

Week 6: Renewing the World with Faith, Hope and Love

The gift of hope

I grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. One fall day my mother came home from an errand, piled all us kids in the car, and drove us to see a maple tree that had turned a glorious red. 290 more words


Day 35

Deuteronomy 22:1

You shall not watch your neighbor’s ox or sheep straying away and ignore them; you shall take them back to their owner.

Runaway sheep… 135 more words


4 Things to Learn When Your Tools Are Rusty {Renewal Through Christ Series}

Today I am excited to welcome my friend, Carmen Horne, to the blog. Carmen’s writing draws you in and makes you feel as though you are sitting on the couch with her, enjoying a hot cup of coffee or tea. 846 more words


Day 29

Micah 6:8

He has told you, O mortal, what is good;
and what does the Lord require of you
but to do justice, and to love kindness,
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Week 5: Renewing the World with Justice and Mercy

Any Small Measure

Jesus isn’t making up new stuff when he sends his followers into all the world. This has been God’s project from the very beginning. 385 more words


And this is supposed to be Spring?

This morning, snow flakes were falling, covering the ground…and this is supposed to be the first day of Spring??!!  I remember, as a kid, hearing that you’re supposed to actually be able to balance an egg on end on this day, the spring equinox. 285 more words