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Watching the news

We started the day here in Omaha with news from overnight. There was an attempted robbery at a Wendy’s not far from our home. The police responded and fired at the suspect because he had a gun and he shot first. 1,222 more words

Models of Faith

Today, the voice from Sojourners Verse and Voice blog:

“If nothing else, prayer was the glue that enabled my freedom, an inner freedom first and later the miracle of being released during a war in which the regime had no real incentive to free us.

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Lac-Mégantic (7)

The unit-trains carrying oil from America’s Bakken oil fields, or the tar sands in Alberta, keep rolling. When will the Lac-Mégantic occur?

Train wrecks are only one dimension of this issue. 57 more words

Environment

So Jesus walked into church today

I get a daily email from Sojourners called verse and voice. This was today’s verse:

O Lord, you have searched me and known me. You know when I sit down and when I rise up; you discern my thoughts from far away.

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Sundays That Inspire!

*taps the mic* Is this thing on?

Hello my dear friends!

I know…it’s been a while since I have ventured into the blogosphere, and I’m so sorry for my extended absence! 972 more words

Four Lessons for Now

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In writing a letter recently, I used the words “fellow sojourners” as this is truly what we all are in this life.

The interesting thing about sojourners is this … they stay for a time in a place, they live in that place temporarily. 485 more words

Devoted Living

Therefore, gird up your minds: I Peter 1:13-25

This week, we are being given nourishment in order to prod our minds out of any kind of wimpiness we’ve allowed into our thoughts and wills.   548 more words