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Was this Pleasantville? Church of Christ vs United Church of Christ

Below this commentary/rant are two articles I wrote on two recent church visits: the Church of Christ and the United Church of Christ.

I felt that I’d just experienced the movie, “ 2,398 more words


Airplanes, Life, Church: It's A Matter of Trust

Like millions of others, I shall board an airplane tomorrow. First a reasonably quick flight to Philadelphia and then an overnight flight to Tel Aviv. Every step of this journey is an exercise in trust. 785 more words


Be your #truth

 “Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!” – Dr. Seuss

In life there is pressure to pretend to be something that you are not.

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Personal Blog

Which Jesus are we talking about?

The other day I was involved in a thread discussion in a United Methodist Clergy group. The subject of that discussion is irrelevant for my present purposes. 358 more words

Christian Culture

I Need You Need We Need

You need to read this post.  All of it.

Ok; you may not need to read it.  But I think you’ll get my point in having said that. 259 more words


what you see – it's who you are

What we see says a whole lot about who we are.

In fact: What we see makes us who we are.

In our daily lives, every situation and every person and every landscape can be seen differently. 2,568 more words