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Beyond “Nice”
May 29, 2014

Verse for Meditation: Clothe yourselves with a heart of mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience, bearing with one another and forgiving one another. . . . Just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also forgive others. - Colossians 3:12-13

As we reflect after Easter and prepare for Pentecost, the active Presence of God is what fulfills Jesus' promise of abundant life ...

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My Misguided Plan
May 21, 2014

Verse for Meditation: Got is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases him. - Philippians 2:13

As we reflect after Easter and prepare for Pentecost, we should be reminded that God is a more active presence in the world through our risen Christ and the empowering presence of the Holy Spirit.  But the question I raised last week is, how much are ...

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Feeling Abandoned
May 14, 2014

Verse for Meditation: My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?  Why are you so far away when I groan for help? - Psalm 22:11

As we live in the shadow of Easter, it means that we walk with a risen Savior.  But have you wondered what that really means?

It means that Jesus is not in heaven enjoying a pool side pina colata. It means that He is actively...

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