Monthly Archives: July 2016

Snake Oil is Still Snake Oil

One of the topics that keeps recurring in conversations is about the “state of the world.” Some are feeling very anxious about the upcoming elections because things are in such a mess. Others would like to hoard food, guns, ammunition … Continue reading

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What Did He Promise?

Being a Jesus follower does not shield us from evil that takes place in the world. We pray for protection, safety, and peace, which is fine; however we all recognize that wars, tornadoes, drunk drivers, and terminal illness impact both believers and unbelievers. Faith doesn’t place a bubble around us that keeps all evil away. Continue reading

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I Need This Prayer

No, words don’t repair broken hearts. Unless our hearts are as clearly broken, our eyes shedding the same tears of sorrow over the senseless waste while our arms reach across the barriers of bigotry and bias to embrace those who are so different, the divisive ripping only becomes more profound. Continue reading

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