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Tasting the Pleasures of God

It is not easy to suggest to a friend that we learn how to practice God’s presence together. After all, for many of us, the idea of spending a moment-by-moment life with God doesn’t sound exciting. 920 more words

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Grace: How Shall We Respond?

The Spring/Summer 2016 issue of Reflections magazine is now online.

Read it in magazine format by clicking on the cover image, left.

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The Spiritual Life

Losing Track of Ourselves

Today I am much involved in the wheres and whens and hows of logistics for a road trip, strategic plans for church, antibiotics for a tick bite, appointments for car servicing, blah, blah, and blah. 136 more words

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Tending to God's Nearness

The largest human questions are sometimes asked in the most ordinary and smallest of places.

“Where is God?” As a little boy, my youngest son Caleb asked this sacred question before bed.

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Creating Time & Space

I hope you have had an opportunity to practice the “Power of One” this past week. I know it has helped me considerably to focus on at least ONE positive visit or connection of some kind. 346 more words

The Spiritual Life