Monthly Archives: February 2012

Bad Company

As contenders for the Republican presidential nomination heap loads of dirt on each other, one can only imagine the field day the others would have if some delicious scandal were uncovered, say that one of them was known to have dined regularly … Continue reading

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Forgiveness or Healing?

How would you choose? You’re dying of cancer, heart disease, whatever, you name it. And God offers you the choice between being healed of your physical illness or being assured of the forgiveness of your sins. Which would you accept? … Continue reading

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Quiet Humility

It’s Ash Wednesday and I thought I would simply post our meditation for this evening here. May God bless us with a good beginning on the Lenten journey. When David Copperfield first met the villain Uriah Heep, he was filled with … Continue reading

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No Grief, No Glory

A popular military (or sports) slogan goes, “No guts, no glory!” The point is that the glory of victory or at least a noble defeat demands bold, courageous action. Mark 9:2-13, our text this week (extending the account of Jesus’ … Continue reading

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The Secret

Growing up in southern California it was common to hear friends talk about “star sightings” they had experienced. I had my own. One day as my mother drove us slowly down the Pacific Coast Highway in a traffic jam, I looked … Continue reading

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