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The Way of the Cross, part 2

Aim at Heaven and you will get Earth thrown in; aim at Earth and you will get neither. –C.S. Lewis PRAYER: (from the Lectionary) “O God, by the passion of your blessed Son, You made an instrument of shameful death … Continue reading

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Not My Will

It’s Thursday morning of Holy Week. If this week is comparable to walking through the Valley of the Shadow of Death, we are approaching the deep, dark and dangerous part. We are close to the end of our Lenten journey. … Continue reading

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Amazing

“You are going to have the light just a little while longer. Walk while you have the light, before darkness overtakes you. The man who walks in the dark does not know where he is going. Put your trust in … Continue reading

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The Come to Jesus Talk

“See, your house is left to you desolate. For I tell you, you will not see me again, until you say, ‘Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.’” —Jesus of Nazareth (Matt. 23:38-39, Luke 13:34) Human … Continue reading

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Angry Jesus!

A man is about as big as the things which make him angry. —Sir Winston Churchill It’s Monday morning. We hope and pray your Palm Sunday worship was inspiring. We are now in the last few days of Lent. PRAYER: … Continue reading

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A Not-So-Perfect Past

Happy Monday to you. We have passed halfway through Lent, leaving behind the distinctions of culture, personality and denomination to take our place among the disciples following the lead of our Lord and Savior. Our Lenten Journey is an exercise … Continue reading

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Amusing or Amazing?

It’s Monday Morning. We pray that you have found rest and refreshment over the weekend, and we hope that you had a wonderful time of worship on Sunday. We are nearing the mid-point of Lent. PRAYER: (from the Lectionary) Almighty … Continue reading

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Praying Through Tears

Happy Monday. We pray your week will go well, that you are ready and eager to walk this week in the light of the Lord. Today begins the second full week of Lent. It is a time of preparation before … Continue reading

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Am I Imposing?

Today is Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. Like Advent before Christmas, Lent is traditionally a time of preparation and reflection. During Lent, many Christians commit to fasting or giving up certain types of luxuries as a form of … Continue reading

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Winning in the Wilderness

PRAYER: (from the Lectionary) Almighty God, whose blessed Son was led by the Spirit to be tempted by Satan: Come quickly to help us who are assaulted by many temptations; and, as you know the weaknesses of each of us, … Continue reading

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