Category Archives: miracles

Too Old to Cry

At age twelve, Zekie was too old to be seen holding his mother’s hand. He wrenched his palm from her grip and ran ahead to listen to Jesus again. Zekie’s mother wagged her finger. “Stay with me!” He knew he … Continue reading

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Touching Your Robe

Human: By my faith, I am healed. Jesus, Son of David, heal me! Satan: Get real. If he didn’t pluck the thorn from Paul’s side, why would he heal you? Wisdom: God is no respecter of persons. Human: Right! The … Continue reading

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Is it Your Family?

There are undocumented stories about my ancestors hiding silverware from the Confederates during the Civil War, about being related to Captain John Smith and Abe Lincoln and Chief Logan Corn Planter. I’ve since learned that many families tell these same romantic, … Continue reading

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Young Mary

  Old Nazareth Humble shack Corner of a crude room. She’s there Hands clasped Gazing upward. Golden light overcomes her. The story begins. The world spins.

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Jesus before all of that….

Did God give Jesus facial features that resembled Joseph’s and Mary’s…the jut of His adoptive dad’s chin, the deep gaze of His mother’s eyes? Did He learn to walk at the same age as His toddler cousins? Did He play … Continue reading

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The Supernatural Download

My friend decided to go to church regularly, after a long, long dry spell of not attending. I didn’t know she’d made this decision when I invited her to go to church with me. No wonder she answered my invitation … Continue reading

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“Lazarus Man”

Click, look & listen to Terry Callier’s Lazarus Man

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Casa Blanca

Excerpt from Casa Blanca Urgarte: (sadly) You despise me don’t you? Rick: (indifferently) If I gave you any thought, I probably would. When that line was delivered last night on Turner Classic Movies, I laughed out loud. It was the … Continue reading

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The Bunny Proof for God

For a year, Denise has been trying to find a good home for her flop-eared bunny, Sir Floof Floof. Last week a new member came to the business meeting Denise attends regularly. The new guy, Bob, owns a tree service … Continue reading

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How would you answer the 6-year-old’s question?

No matter how sunny the day is outside, it’s dreary down here where a baker’s dozen of us first graders squirms in ladder-backed wooden chairs, arranged in an oval configuration.  The church basement room is like a cave. The linoleum … Continue reading

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