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Don’t Forget the Sandwich

Prayer of Quiet: Part 2 The other day I used my lunch hour for errands. I tried to do this as efficiently as possible. I stopped by the dry cleaners (less than three minutes). Filled and washed the car (record

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Spiritual Direction: Part Two

Brian attended a church that preached separation from the world and a rigid lifestyle. Even the mildest Christian music outside of hymns was from the devil. They told Brian that churches outside their circle were “worldly” and he should have

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When People Still Believed in the Vikings

Rule-bound Part II: For Part I Рclick here. A long, long time ago when people still believed in The Vikings, Ed was a passionate football fan. He locked-in Sunday afternoons for the game and reserved Monday nights for Cosell, Gifford, and

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Posted in 3rd Mansions - Chapter 1, Stories and Parables

Flowers in the Desert

Perseverance: Part I The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad, the desert shall rejoice and blossom. (Isaiah 35) We do not rejoice in victories. We rejoice when a new kind of cotton is grown and when strawberries bloom

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Four Stories About Hearing God

Hearing God: Part II His appeals come through the conversations of good people, or from sermons, or through the reading of good books; and there are many other ways, of which you have heard, in which God calls us. (Teresa

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