Month: April 2011

Seeing Through the Window Clearly … Ouch!

We often refer to Paul’s description of our lack of clarity this side of the fulfilled Kingdom of God. Seeing through a dim glass clearly describes attempts to get our being around the depths of God’s truth and love. After our return from a trip to Rose Island, otherwise … Continue reading

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Careful reflection a key to following Jesus …

Over breakfast this morning I listened as Nathan and Jason discussed the upcoming youth retreat. The topic explored for these days of “getaway” will be, “Studying the Bible.” One of the sessions will deal with “meditating on Scripture.” Jason hopes young people will come to understand the great value … Continue reading

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… putting it together … following Jesus in this world …

We often take passages and lift them from their context. For example, Paul wrote to the Corinthians quoting from the prophets, “Therefore come out from them and be separate.” (2 Cor. 6:17). Paul wrestled with this community of Christ followers with regard to a number of issues. An overarching … Continue reading

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lb on fear as a motivator …

lb made a comment on “Movie Recommendation” and the reference to “Aintsobad’s” post on “Nat Tracy.” I thought it so well put to see the issue pressed further I had to include it for those who do not read the comments made on this blog. Great job lb.

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Hurry, Mother’s Day Giveaway – Oikoshandmade

Here’s the deal. There are 18 hours left in the latest giveaway at Oikoshandmade – ends at 9 a.m. tomorrow morning. What have you chosen for “Mom” for Mother’s Day? Get in on this giveaway for a classic handmade Summer Chain Necklace.

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