Monthly Archives: July 2014

We have nothing to fear but . . .

The end of the world!  Chaos in the streets!  Total anarchy!  Sharks falling from the sky!  And all of this because I made a typo. Sound extreme?  Maybe a little exaggeration, but not much.  There was a time in my … Continue reading

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Birth Pangs of the Kingdom

I come from a prolific family, some of my kin giving birth to as many as eight children.  (Not all at one time.)  On holidays, when my family gathered, the ladies would sit around the table talking, and often would … Continue reading

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Put away your “Members Only” Jacket!

We all breathe the same air; we all feel the rain fall on our faces; we all bask in the same sunshine; and we all have God as our Father.  This statement echoes Matthew 5:45, an integral verse in Jesus’ … Continue reading

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Dance of the Seven Veils

Was the dance of the seven veils a strip-tease?  I doubt it.  Salome probably whirled the seven veils around, always revealing another veil.  After the dance she asked King Herod for John the Baptist’s head on a platter.  Wouldn’t that … Continue reading

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Maybe It’s a Revelation . . .

Maybe it’s a revelation.  Maybe it is an epiphany.  Maybe it is a brain puff!  But here goes.  I will say on the onset that I welcome debate on the topic I am about to write about.  If someone needs … Continue reading

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Through Many Dangers, Toils and Snares . . .

What would you do if the person you trusted most suddenly abducted your children to a foreign land? During the precious years my children were growing up, there were many difficult times.  But through it all, I always thought that … Continue reading

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