Tag Archives: Jesus

An Opportunity To Be Like Jesus

The largest purchases I have ever made have been homes. Now The Darling and I are beginning to look at that scenario again…selling and purchasing…and the realtor’s mantra of “location, location, location” echoes in our minds. It is an old … Continue reading

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Adding the Un to Conditional Grace

We read of Jesus’ encounter with the woman caught in the act of adultery (John 8) and our nature refuses to let the text stand for what it is. Jesus declares, “Neither do I condemn you.” The words from this text are … Continue reading

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Wineskins Old and New

Having emptied the cistern of wanton religion, leaving the festive gathering at peril and crisis filling a Mother’s heart we hear, “Son, they have no more wine.” “The unconscious waters saw their God and blushed.” ~ Richard Crashaw How otherworldly to hear … Continue reading

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Therefore Remember

“The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.”  – Winston Churchill Some trust in chariots, And some in horses; But we will remember the name of the Lord our God. Psalm 20:7   Therefore … Continue reading

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Ocean Journals

Sea Date 122313: Rare Finds The canvas in the ship’s gallery vaunts iconic relics of yesteryear. Brushes of Ali, Beatles; memories. Memories from the past, some even mine. It was an era that encouraged me to be who I already … Continue reading

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