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Blue Parakeets Living on Venus and Mars

Ya’ll havin’ possum fer supper? I am, but you ain’t, lessin you got yer own. An you leave that woman alone! She’s mine, bought and paid fer. Reading Scot McKnight’s Blue Parakeet against the backdrop of the famed Lonesome Dove … Continue reading

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Narrow Passage

“But,” said Christian, “are there no turnings or windings by which a stranger might lose his way?” “Yes, there are many other ways, but they are all crooked and wide. That is how you can distinguish the right way from … Continue reading

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Question for a Fleeing Man

“What are you looking for?” Obstinate replied. “What is so valuable that you would turn your back on all the world to find it?” The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, … Continue reading

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With Clenched Fists

Praying is no easy matter. It demands a relationship in which you allow someone other than yourself to enter into the very center of your person, to see there what you would rather leave in darkness, and to touch there … Continue reading

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Conspiracy Theory; the government’s got your back… back yard that is

In our most recent post, referencing the Arizona Pastor arrested for breaking over-occupancy laws in His state, we alluded to the ever-growing problem of our government’s intervention into our private lives. Thanks to the media’s turning a recent trial into … Continue reading

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