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Matthew 6:22 – The eye is the lamp of the body.

Matthew 6:22 I beg to differ.  The eye is the LENS of the body.   Our eyes enable us to see, focus, distinguish.  Light comes to us through our eyes.  Lamp vs Lens.  Both And?  Is there a difference?  If so, … Continue reading

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Worrier? Not so much…but

Matthew 6:34 ¶ “So do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring worries of its own. Today’s trouble is enough for today. A worrier I am not and never have been. And because I don’t tend toward worry or … Continue reading

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Bliss…or lack therefore of…

Dan Piraro wraps another secular big idea..this time in breakfast food. No scriptural foundation for the phrase itself, but people of faith will no doubt see the irony, if not theology, in yet another Piraro strip.

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Every cell of my being…Word and Worship draw us into deeper connection with HIM

He calls on us to allow HIM to penetrate every cell of our beings.  That’s what I heard the Spirit reminding in today’s psalm: Psalm 16:8-9   8 I keep the LORD always before me; because he is at my right … Continue reading

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And he sighed deeply in his spirit and said,”Why does this generation ask for a sign? Truly I tell you, no sign will be given

“Cut!  Let’s do it again.” If this were a scene from a movie, it is right here where I see the director stepping in to make all the difference in the world for how this scene will be played out … Continue reading

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He has taken us from the rich harvest we were reaping to satisfy his lust for vengeance

He is twisting that which is holy into something dark and purposeless. He is a Champion of Darkness.  – Captain Starbuck to the crew of the Pequod What does vengeance look like?  I recently watched the 1956 Gregory Peck version … Continue reading

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Something in his eyes – a wisdom beyong his years

This reflection is based on the Gospel reading from Luke today:  41 ¶ Now every year his parents went to Jerusalem for the festival of the Passover.  42 And when he was twelve years old, they went up as usual for … Continue reading

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