Apr 23 2014

ponderings: School Lunches

In Mrs. Flakes’ first grade classroom at Rural Point Elementary, the most embarrassing  thing that could have happened happened. I was sitting in the last desk in my row. I slowly began to feel hot. As my head warmed and I began to sweat, I had an uncomfortable feeling in the bottom of my stomach. No,…
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Apr 23 2014

Hopeful: Faith

I was thinking about, and writing about, my faith when I wrote this in December 2012. My Faith, fragile, Help my Faith I believe, I believe, I believe, I believe, and yet: Help my unbelief today and yesterday and all this … Continue reading

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Apr 23 2014

Appalachian Preacher: God is an Elephant

I love Stephen Colbert.  But I haven’t had time to watch him lately because:  Holy Week. Fortunately, someone else did watch the Colbert Report and caught a priceless gem.  The clip went viral and the day after Easter, when I finally got caught up on my nap and leisurely strolls with the dog, I spied it […]

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Apr 23 2014

Commmonplace Holiness blog: Thomas Aquinas: Power and Goodness

God’s power is His goodness: hence He cannot use His power otherwise than well. But it is not so with men. Consequently it is not enough for man’s happiness, that he become like God in power, unless he become like…

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Apr 23 2014

Holli Long: 10 Essentials that Help Me Survive Infertility

This week is National Infertility Awareness Week.  In order to help break the silence that often accompanies a diagnosis of infertility, I want to share a bit of my experience and hopefully add to the conversation.  Because, although I am a mom of twins, I am also infertile.  This means, that in nearly four years […]

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Apr 23 2014

We Your People, Ours the Journey: Sermon: Empty Tomb; So What?

“Empty Tomb; So What?” (April 20, 2014, Easter Sunday) Easter brings us to the the greatest miracle and mystery of the Christian faith, but what’s it all about? What happens *after* the empty tomb to change our lives? God’s salvation is still happening, not accomplished all at once. Instead, we are invited into the ongoing […]

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