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Turtle Tots Don’t Fly

I walked by turtle tucked deep,
as padding through dark wood
drenched forest where I stood,
yet she made not a motion.
“Eggs,” was my first notion. 74 more words

Everyday Stewardship / The Cost of Being a Christian

Three times I begged the Lord about this, that it might leave me, but he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for power is made perfect in weakness.” I will rather boast most gladly of my weaknesses, 342 more words

Spirituality

Preaching to the choir: lovers of self

But wait — that’s a good thing, right? We’re supposed to love ourselves so that we can love others, right?

That doesn’t seem to be what the Bible says, at least not in the passage I read this morning. 823 more words

Faith

EPHESIANS ROAD TO SALVATION (Part 1)

What’s wrong with the Romans Road to Salvation?

For decades preachers and evangelists have spouted the “Roman’s Road” as the “plan of salvation” for modern day Christians. 739 more words

Just A Thought

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Dear friends,

I just completed the book St. Nektarios, A Saint for Our Times and I have never felt the way I felt while reading this book. 551 more words

God

An Open Letter to the LGBT Community

Dear Friend,

First of all, I’d like to thank you for letting me march with you at Pride. The amount of love that I felt as I walked with that parade was so powerful. 698 more words

Faith

And patience is better than PRIDE

I’m painting my kitchen cabinets today  I’m reminded of a scripture verse with every stroke.

The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than pride. Ecclesiates 7:8 NIV