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Going Deeper – Safe in God’s Love (Romans 8: 38-39)

In Eat this Book, Eugene Peterson teaches us to chew on a passage of scripture, digest it, and then put it to use in practical ways. Our Christian fathers and mothers called this process Lectio Divina. In this passage, Paul, a great man … Continue reading

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Finding Church

It was a Saturday morning and the U-haul parking lot was full!  And so was the store. People were reserving trucks for the day, for the weekend, for the week –  A young man, a young couple, and an older … Continue reading

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Choices – “Lower Yourself”

For the next few months, this blog will occasionally look at the concept of choice. It is true that “Life is a sum of all your choices.” But do we even realize that every response involves a choice, that we … Continue reading

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Going Deeper with God – John 1: 32- 42

Eugene Peterson’s book Eat this Book teaches us to chew on a passage of scripture, digest it, and then put it to use in practical ways. Our early Christian fathers and mothers called this process Lectio Divina. This passage describes John … Continue reading

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What I Learned from My Banker

LIVING AS APPRENTICES I now have a personal banker!  Given my life-long meager income and my husband’s illness, I would never have thought of needing a “banker.”  But in the last several months Josh made suggestions that I would never … Continue reading

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When Our Will “Spills into the Will of God”

Last night I discovered a book on my shelf . . .  one I had bought so I wouldn’t forget to buy it – and then forgot to read.  What a treat to read far into the night from Barbara Brown Taylor‘s … Continue reading

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