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Baptismal Covenant by Melissa Collier Gepford

Yesterday I disclosed that I was baptized twice: when I was an infant and again in a youth group that told me my first baptism was illegitimate. 552 more words


re-Hymn: In the Garden (of Gethsemane)

So often the music and key of a song can greatly impact the words and meaning. After all, “the medium IS the message” and the WAY we communicate deeply influences WHAT we are trying to communicate.* 240 more words


Good Ol’ H2O

About 71 percent of this tiny swirling gem in the middle of our vast universe is covered up with water. Two parts hydrogen, one part oxygen. 396 more words


Renounce, Reject, Repent

I love baptisms. I love the stories, the memories that are made, and the amazing promises that happen at a baptism.

I am a United Methodist through and through. 809 more words


This Is Us - Adopted Son

The Exodus is the single most important event in the history of Israel (until Jesus’ birth), and the covenant God makes with Moses is a foreshadowing of what God ultimately has planned.  354 more words

The Power of Words

“Words are singularly the most powerful force available to humanity. We can choose to use this force constructively with words of encouragement, or destructively using words of despair.

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