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Abide in Me

   “In Him was life, and that life was the light of all humankind.” ~John 1:4 ∴

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Morning Has Broken

Whatever the weather cold and overcast or bursting with morning light the Son has risen in my heart and His light remains †

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Happy Easter!

And then the powers of darkness gathered their full strength against Jesus and took Him down. . . . But three days later He rose from the dead and said, “Seriously?” You can’t keep a good man down. He is … Continue reading

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Plot Spoiler

I confess: I skipped ahead and read the last chapter.

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Easter Traditions Around the World

Easter traditions vary from the sacred to the profane (mostly the former), from the “Oh, how beautiful!” to the “Say what?” Here on this Easter weekend are some images and descriptions (after the pictures below) of Easter traditions around the … Continue reading

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Confessions of the Apostle Peter

Thought for the Week Yesterday, I wrote about my six monologues The Simon-Peter Chronicles, which are regularly performed at churches throughout North America and in other countries, particularly at Easter. Here is an abbreviated version of Peter’s final three “journal … Continue reading

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Whether He Lives or Dies, I’ll Be With Him

I was looking for a way to tie together my church’s Easter series. How, I wondered, might the Apostle Peter have expressed his journey with Jesus if he’d kept a personal journal? The result was six monologues The Simon-Peter Chronicles that … Continue reading

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75 Years Ago

Thought for the Week Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated seventy-five years ago. As is always the case when misguided, violent souls murder the innocent, the end they sought was not attained. The fledgling Indian government denounced and distanced itself from everything … Continue reading

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True Peace

“I have told you these things so that in Me you may have peace. In this world you will have tribulation. But take courage, for I have overcome the world.” ~John 16:33

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Short Cut?

“There is no distinction. For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. Yet God, with undeserved kindness, declares us righteous through Jesus.” ~Romans 3:24 “For it is by grace that you are saved, through faith, and … Continue reading

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