Just Say Yes!

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Connection shows up in the funniest places.  While in the checkout line at a local store late this week, I heard the cashier say to the woman ahead of me, “Oh, you have a birthday coming up soon.”  The woman responded with a good-humored quip about the downside of being…

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God is Always on the Road Ahead

“The road ahead may be veiled from sight—but you must teach yourself to regard the unknown as friendly.  Remember that God is always on the road ahead.”  Emmet Fox   Advent is our initiation into the unknown.  The first spiritual power recognized in the Advent season is the power of Faith. …

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There’s A Crack in Everything

“Forget your perfect offering.  There is a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.” Leonard Cohen I’ve had and continue to have the privilege of spending a lot of time with people who’ve been whupped (the dictionary defines that quaint term as, “to subject an opponent to a…

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Grace

If there’s no grace, it’s not God.  The Gospel news is that no matter what is going on, there is always more God power than there is problem.  Our job is to see it, believe it, and act from that place.  Yes, it takes effort and it takes courage.  But…

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Happy Halloween!

Ghosts, goblins, and possibly students currently enrolled in Monsters University will soon be knocking at our doors demanding candy.  The real fun is in giving them due respect with our gasps and looks of horror!  This ancient practice of acknowledging all that frightens us is good for the soul.  It…

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