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so thankful

So thankful that Christ Jesus has/is/ and will be there every step of the way in the midst of this cancer ordeal. So thankful for the love, companionship and care of my saintly wife Sheryl throughout our marriage and specifically throughout … Continue reading

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baby snatchers … allegorically speaking

Note: if you like a challenge, take a first read without the code translation that follows at the end … Tis a crime often repeated at All Saints Memorials crisscrossing the land … background checks and security procedures fail to … Continue reading

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Claus-trophobic or ‘Survey Says’?

For those of you who have endured the litany of anti-Santa Claus posts throughout the month of December, thank you.  Whether you agree or disagree with what has been written, thanks for reading and thanks for commenting.  I wanted to … Continue reading

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miracle in a red suit … or a manger?

, Recently we watched the movie Miracle on 34th Street (the 1994 version).  My ears were a bit more attentive to what was actually being said in the movie this year vs. in years past.  At any point, the next … Continue reading

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a letter to the church regarding Santa – conclusion

INTRODUCTION: Oftentimes we read of how the Hebrews worshipped idols and other gods, and we think, “We would never do that!”  But idolatry is far more prevalent, complex and subtle today than it was a few millenniums ago.  If we … Continue reading

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The Gift … a tale of reconciliation

This is one of my out-of-the-archives Christmas favorites … read and consider.  He had not been with his children for a very long time … to him it had seemed but a moment … but to the children … centuries. … Continue reading

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a loving God defying the odds

I encountered the following tweet over the weekend … @kenblout “If a father does not go to church, no matter how faithful his wife’s devotions, only one child in 50 will become a regular worshipper.” I found this statistic absolutely … Continue reading

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