Monthly Archives: June 2015

A Tool to Accomplish Tasks

We dread talking about money in church because of all the ways preachers have abused the topic through the years. But like Lord Voldemort, it gains power when we avoid talking about it. Continue reading

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Aecah Break-ah Lament

Lamentation is a fancy word we rarely use to describe the ongoing, drip-drip-drip of grief that colors life. And while we don’t like to talk about it (because it’s too much like wallowing) it is part of life too. And like every other part of life, God is still at work. Continue reading

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Answers in the Whirlwind

Job hollers at God for an answer to the question “Why?” and he does get an answer, but it comes out of the whirlwind. Continue reading

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Automatic Seeds

The seed of new life sown in us by Christ already has in itself everything it needs to grow tall through our life. Continue reading

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Rogation Creation

Rogation days are days we ask a blessing on the creation around us. Whyever did we stop doing this and shouldn’t we get started again? Continue reading

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Paul the Perpetually Chipper

Paul has an annoying habit of looking at the defeats of life and describing them as a “light and momentary affliction” but perhaps he sees something we don’t. Continue reading

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