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God is Light

  John 1:6-8, 19-28      Chaim Potok was a writer; an extremely religious man. He was a Jew and from an early age, Potok knew he wanted to be a writer. But his mother wasn’t convinced. When he went away … Continue reading

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Salt, Light, Heaven and Earth

Matthew 5:13-20 It’s no accident that Jesus compares his disciples to salt and light immediately following the Beatitudes. The Beatitudes explain what you will be like when you have matured and found your purpose for existing. You are a piece … Continue reading

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Light Overcomes Darkness

Matthew 2:13-18                                While most churches will focus on verses 1-12 of Matthew 2 this coming Sunday, I’m going to comment today on the six verses that follow the text for Epiphany. Innocent children were murdered after the wise men deceived Herold … Continue reading

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Be the Light

  Luke 3:7-18                                                   Friday morning, my wife and I left the house at nine o’clock to spend the day in Nashville. She had lunch with friends she used to work with, and I had lunch with my good friend that … Continue reading

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Wise as an Owl?

      Sitting in my meditating chair this morning, before the sun could draw the outline of a tree or a house, the hoot of an owl led me to a topic that I’m hoping will lead to good news. … Continue reading

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Let There Be Light

  This is the good news from nature today. Light. In the wee hours of the morning, I walked along the sleepy road that comes to an end at a boat ramp a mile from my home. No traffic had … Continue reading

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