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The Day of the Big Storm . . .

From time to time my parents would remind me that I was born during one of the biggest blizzards they could remember. The roads in suburban Chicago were nearly impassable as they rushed to the hospital. My mother must have … Continue reading

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The Most Important Passage in the Bible?

What would you consider to be the most important passage in the Bible? John 3:16? Of course, our faith is predicated upon that verse. But, going back hundreds of years before Jesus visited with us on Earth, God spoke to … Continue reading

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It’s Like Existential, MAN!

Not long before my time a subculture of our society known as the Beatniks thrived. Sometime during the 1950’s to early 60’s marked their era. One might find the stereotypical beatnik frequenting a basement coffee shop in a big city … Continue reading

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A Second Epiphany?

Most Christians are aware of the Epiphany, the encounter of the Magi with the infant Jesus. We know that the Epiphany signaled the revelation to the world of the birth of our Savior, who was to eventually lead us away … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Supper

On Maundy Thursday, surrounded by His friends and companions, Jesus broke a loaf of bread and shared it with those in attendance.  Likewise, He offered wine, the same wine He was about to drink. As He distributed the bread, He … Continue reading

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What is a Wedding without a Wedding Gown?

When I was married, I was a bit of a hippie who did not believe in big weddings.  I was married in a simple yellow dress.  Little did I know that after nearly a lifetime of joy, sorrow, pain, and … Continue reading

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