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October 2016 Archives

This week I’ve been reading about Moses and the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt. What I find most interesting about that story is God’s approach to freeing the Israelites.  He, of course, has the power to free them immediately.  But […]

“…for in Christ Jesus you are all children of God through faith. As many of you as were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.”  Galatians 3:26-27 How someone dresses says a lot about them. Rebellious teens dress in […]

Whenever my daughter is about to make an obvious bad choice, she’ll say to me, “It’s OK. That is something Future Me will have to deal with.”  It is amusing when she says it, but there is some truth to […]

“You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid.  No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all in the […]

“For wisdom is far more valuable than rubies. Nothing you desire can compare with it.”  Proverbs 8:11 Most of us don’t aspire to be wise. We aspire to be wealthy.  We aspire to be successful.  We aspire to be loved.  […]

There are lots of things in life we can’t choose. We don’t get to choose our parents or our siblings.  We don’t get to choose what schools we go to or where we grow up.  We can’t choose our height […]

“The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery; and making her stand before all of them, they said to him, “Teacher, this woman was caught in the very act of committing adultery. Now in […]