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the grace of giving

In May of 2000, I lost someone very dear to me… my stepfather, Daddy Bill. He died about three weeks before we returned from Italy. Daddy Bill was in a very real sense my father… he provided security, stability and … Continue reading

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Easy Access

Scripture for meditation: Matthew 3:1-12 I remember a time in Italy when Harry, the kids and I went camping to have some quality family time. We had found a little “agrituourismo” farm by some old mines where we could camp … Continue reading

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A Prayer for World Communion Sunday

As we find ourselves divided on so many things in our current political climate, I am mindful of how powerful our bond is in Jesus Christ. It is where we find our unity, a common bond of love and strength … Continue reading

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Three Questions for Discerning God’s Direction based on Nehemiah

There is no doubt that Nehemiah was a visionary. He had big God dreams that matched his big God heart. But, how did he know that God was indeed leading him? Nehemiah Chapter 2 offers us a model for discernment … Continue reading

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