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Life is too short to hold on to misgivings and fights. Often we find that our hearts are tightened with bitter anguish over hurt that has crushed our hearts with a heavy burden. 262 more words


Ambassadors for Christ

by J. Ron Byler

God . . . through Christ, has given us the ministry of reconciliation. (II Corinthians 5:20)

“You can’t invite people into the family of God and refuse to be their brothers and sisters,” MCC country representative Paul Mosley told the 90 Intervarsity Fellowship student leaders gathered for a retreat at a Catholic seminary in central Burundi.  467 more words


Be Kind, Don't Stew (#CrownShine)

Breathe, Royal Ones…this one may be tough. Blame it on my reading Andy Stanley’s book Enemies of the Heart: Breaking Free from the Four Emotions that Control You… 781 more words

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Elul 2

So, during the High Holidays we say the equivalent of ‘may no one be punished by You, God, because of something done to hurt me.’ That’s sort of kind of vaguely forgiveness of a sort. 890 more words


Comfort, comfort my people - not convert them

Comfort, comfort my people – not convert them

Yes, and, who are ‘my people’?

The Prophet Isaiah  (19:24-25) said the blessing of Abraham’s seed would be on the Egyptians (My people), the Assyrians (My handiwork) and Israel (My inheritance). 330 more words


"As I Write This “Jesus Saves” Is On the Radio. Oh God! Please Help Me to Know If That’s True!)"

11-30-2010 Journal Entry

Today at work, we toured the minimum wage job site where they fabricate plastic “stuff”. I am told that it is near impossible to get a job there though. 605 more words

Evening Prayer 8.28.14, Augustine of Hippo; [Moses the Black, Desert Father]

Those who speak on their own seek their own glory.

I will bless the Lord who gives me counsel; my heart teaches me, night after night. 2,420 more words