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Thoughts on Mr Trump, being a survivor, and what's next...

This may ramble a bit, but hopefully it won’t be too stream of consciousness for you to follow. The rambling comes because it’s hard in the face of these days for even me, who loves putting words together, to figure out how to say what’s in my heart and on my mind. 1,877 more words


“The Time of Trial” A Daily Devotional on Luke 22:39-40

“Jesus came out and went, as was his custom, to the Mount of Olives; and the disciples followed him. When he reached the place, he said to them, ‘Pray that you may not come into the time of trial.’” —Luke 22:39-40… 295 more words

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Purposeful Disruptions

After the IMN meetings last June where David Odom spoke to us about leadership, I have connected with the “Faith and Leadership” blog that comes out of Odom’s Leadership Education program at Duke Divinity. 711 more words

"When You Are on the Road Do You Ever See Prostitutes?"

Florida is Where I Realized I Was a Grown Man

“When you are on the road and staying in a hotel, do you ever see prostitutes?” 1,424 more words

Book Of Psalms

Evening Prayer 10.13.16, 21st Ordinary Thursday

He said to them all, “If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.” 2,105 more words


“Cheering for Jesus!” A Daily Devotional

“Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.” —Hebrews 13:8

My friend John, an ophthalmologist and former congregant of mine, led several dozen trips to Ecuador on “eye missions.” 309 more words

Christian Faith

“Wolves and Lambs” Devotionals for Advent 2016

The United Church of Christ 2016 Advent Devotional, “Wolves and Lambs,” from The Stillspeaking Writers’ Group is now available. I have two devotionals in it. 102 more words

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