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A Question For Today

For the Lord himself, with a cry of command, with the archangel’s call and with the sound of God’s trumpet, will descend from heaven. 1 Thessalonians 4:16a NRSV What do you want to be doing the moment the shofar sounds … Continue reading

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The Love Of God, Witnessed

“I’m giving you a new commandment: Love each other in the same way that I have loved you. Everyone will know that you are my disciples because of your love for each other.” Jesus, ~ 32 AD, John 13:34-35 NOG … Continue reading

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Change Up Your Spiritual Diet

Sabbath is a time to stop and focus on the big picture of life.  On the most meaningful people and things in our lives.  And, most importantly, on our relationship with God.  One such focus is our consumption of the … Continue reading

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No Half Measure

As for you, my son Solomon, know the God of your father, and serve Him wholeheartedly and with a willing mind; for the Lord searches all hearts, and understands every intent of the thoughts. If you seek Him, He will … Continue reading

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A Reminder

It’s not about you. From the #imjustsaying series

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Be

Be strong, but not rude. Be kind, but not weak. Be bold, but don’t bully. Be humble, but not timid. Be confident, but not arrogant. h/t Nicky Gumbel.

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Chivalry

What chivalry is not: some guy holding a door open for a woman. What chivalry is: a man of prowess and faith performing noble deeds and habitual acts of generosity and kindness. Which might include holding a door open for … Continue reading

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Dwell, Then, On These Things

Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things. The things you … Continue reading

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A Reflection On Character

Saturday was the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Our Saturday post was from Todd Beamer, one of heroes on Flight 93: “Are you guys ready? OK, let’s roll.” There is a particularly good article on Todd in this … Continue reading

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Sabbath Obedience

Observe the Sabbath day by keeping it holy, as the Lord your God has commanded you. You have six days each week for your ordinary work, but the seventh day is a Sabbath day of rest dedicated to the Lord … Continue reading

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