Tag Archive for trials

Holding On

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Last winter was brutal in this part of the country (as in most).  Each morning for weeks after spring arrived I still  half expected to see traces of an overnight surprise snowfall, even though the trees had leafed and there…

Post-Party Feast!

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But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us.  We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed. …

Faith For Our Times

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I must admit that what I have read and seen about the brutality and barbarism of ISIS repulses and shocks me.  They have lost any claim of humanity; they are brutish animals without conscience and without any hope of being…