Dec 21 2014

Musings from a Misfit Missionary: The Longest Night

Today is the winter solstice, the darkest 24-hour period of the year, where night settles in, hunkers down, and exerts it’s stubborn refusal to be shooed away. It is dark. And our immediate reaction is to turn on all of the lights and hide from all tha…

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Dec 21 2014

connexions: Local boy makes Good, by Harri Web

When Christ was born on Dowlais Top
The ironworks were all on stop,
The money wasn’t coming in,
But there was no room at the Half Moon Inn.
The shepherds came from Twyn y Waun
And three kings by the Merthyr and Brecon line,
The star shone over the Brecon’s ridge
And the angels sang on Rhymney Bridge.
When Christ turned water into […]

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Dec 21 2014

Allan R. Bevere: The Methodist Blogs Weekly Links of Note

This week’s noteworthy posts from the Methoblogosphere:

Ken Hagler: “A Place to Begin Hearing God’s Voice”

David Perry: “Advent: the tipping point”

Katie Ladd: “Gaudete Sunday, Contemplative Life, and an Unjust World”

Teddy Ray: “On heresy – taking it more, and less, seriously”

David F. Watson: “Are Christians Hypocrites?”

Sally Coleman: “hope and love”

John Meunier: “Believe in Christmas”

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Dec 21 2014

One Man Show: 7 Christmas Songs You Might Not Be Sick Of Yet

  I’m a big fan of Christmas music, which is akin to someone announcing he likes fruitcake. Seems like everywhere I turn, there are Christmas song haters. Granted, it does get tiresome to hear Andy Williams belt out “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” every hour on the radio, and even I will […]

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Dec 21 2014

LifeBrook: Personal Thoughts on the Passing of Dr. Myles Munroe

Mick Turner I wanted to take this opportunity to share a few thoughts on the passing of Dr. Myles Munroe, who died in a tragic plane crash on November 11, 2014. Dr. Munroe was a tremendous teacher, pastor, and leadership mentor. He will be sorely missed, not only by his congregants in the Bahamas, but […]

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Dec 21 2014

Hopeful: Devotions to Our God in the Manger: Human Healing

John 12:17 A D V E N T   2 0 1 4:      D E V O T I O N S   T O   O U R   G O D   I N   T H E   M A N G E R … Continue reading

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