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A Psalm of Lament

. A Cry to God   I’m not very fancy at praying (But that’s no secret to You)! Often, Your Spirit’s groanings Are about all that I can do.   So maybe if I write it out, In the early … Continue reading

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The Hope Factor

I just heard a couple of devotionals: the first, about our tendency to want paradise on earth (not possible); the second was on our response to this (non-paradise) earth: cursing, or mourning. I see a common theme, which I will … Continue reading

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The UNITED states

Thank you, public servants, Donald and Barack: So far, we still have freedoms— To defend, worship, and talk. And though I don’t agree With everything you do, I’m thankful for a government— And to vote for you… or you. They … Continue reading

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Meth House

The other day, a dear friend was lamenting the issues of the world: crime, poverty, politics, taxes, injustice. I’ve been thinking about advice I gave my friend in reply: I asked him to imagine a meth lab—a toxic haven of … Continue reading

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Letting Bygones Be Bygones

Simba, The Lion King, laments to Rafiki about facing his past. So Rafiki hits Simba on the head with a stick. “Ow! What was that for?” “It doesn’t matter. It’s in the past.  Haha!” “Yeah, but it still hurts.” For … Continue reading

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The Ephesians Letter, Simplified

Ch. 1  ~~~ You’re the blessed adopted:  Dear Christian— God chose and adopted you. His Son bought you with blood, and your sins are forgiven. Not only that, He made it so you understand this now, before He ties things … Continue reading

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False Teachers

GOD’S FRUIT “God is love.”     FALSE TEACHERS “Beware of the false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly are ravenous wolves. You will know them by their fruits.” Love Goodwill Brotherly charity Unconditional love But God … Continue reading

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