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Seeing Clearly

The eye doctor tells me I have cataracts in both eyes. It tells you what I know about such things that I thought cataracts were like rapids in a river.  The Nile River, for example, in Africa has rapids that…

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Take Courage

We are on the move, pushing against those gates—each one forgiven, each one hoping, each one confessing in Jesus’ name—and Hades doesn’t win.  Jesus already has!

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The Unstoppable Gospel

Easter’s news could not be stopped. Period.

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Cross Shaped Lives

The Church Year reminds us that we Christians are different.  We might be tempted to forget that, from time to time.  Following the crowd does seem attractive.  They seem to know where they are going.  But…remember bell-bottom jeans, pet rocks…

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He Meets Us

I actually learned this in El Paso. Organists do not simply practice. They worship. Each time they sit on that organ bench, it is a devotional time for them. In Saint Louis, the organist saw me coming—the way the balcony…

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