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Unopened Bible

Many in our Bible study group have someone – an older brother, a coworker – they’ve been trying to bring to Jesus. More than 20 years ago, when I told a co-worker that I was leaving the country for a … Continue reading

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Jesus Didn’t Have Senior Moments

How many times have I heard, read, and sang, Jesus is alive? I do believe he lives.  And I am helped by the Holy Spirit which came down when Jesus ascended to heaven. But this past Sunday as I sang those … Continue reading

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Heart Trouble

My brother is 49, mildly retarded, and overweight. After his release from the hospital for congestive heart failure three years ago, I’d hoped he’d heed the wake-up call to eat more healthfully and lose weight. One-eighty would be a nice target. … Continue reading

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Perfectionist Lightens Up

Paula the Perfectionist and I have been buddies for 10 years. Her quest for perfectionism has carved furrows between her eyebrows. On our drive home from an outing, she said, “I want to ask you…do you…I’m not sure how to … Continue reading

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Bone to Pick with Dr. Charles Stanley

I read Dr. Charles F. Stanley’s In Touch magazine six out of seven days. The writings in his publication nourish, teach, calm, and enlighten me. The words and ideas satisfy my soul the way no other words and ideas ever … Continue reading

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Bible Resolution Wrong

I don’t live in the so-called Bible belt region of the USA, and yet it seems that frequently letters to the editor of our local newspaper are about religion, both “fer ‘n’ agin.” Here’s a letter from the other day. How would … Continue reading

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Dear Editor:

I finished Evidence for the Resurrection. It is one of several books I’ve read over the past year and a half that reviews historical and logical support that Jesus is the Son of God, was crucified, and rose from the … Continue reading

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Unitarian Universalists violate own principles

I have attended Universal Unitarian Sunday meetings in Maryland, Pennsylvania (Carlisle and York), and Australia. I enjoyed the talk every time I visited. The reason I was able to enjoy my pre-crossed the line time at the various UU’s is … Continue reading

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Which reminds me of a joke

“16 For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him. 17 He is before all … Continue reading

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