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Christmas Every Day

What if it could be Christmas every day?Have you thought about Mary and Joseph and the Baby growing inside her?It started as a seed from a Word delivered by an Angel.. 9 Mary was greatly troubled at his words and wondered what kind of greeting this might be. 30 But the angel said to her, […]

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Where Has Trust Gone?

Trust comes from connections

Trust is defined by the dictionary as “reliance on the integrity, strength, ability, surety, etc., of a person or thing; confidence.” Let’s pull on that string a little. Integrity is “adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty.” and “the state of being whole, entire, or undiminished.” So, do we have a general […]

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Trust Part 2

Confidence Brings Trust.Once upon a time we had confidence to leave the house with our doors unlocked and to park our car without locking it. We were trusting in the inherent goodness of people. We trusted our neighborhood. We were confident that people would not allow thieves to flourish.  Trusting Smile As time went on, […]

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Trust

heart in hands

Trust is a Heart Issue.Trust and cynicism are opposite emotions. At least, for me they are. When I hear a claim, I tend to immediately distrust it. When did cynicism become my default mode? What happened to the childlike trust that I started with?According to the dictionary, a cynic is a person who believes that only […]

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Celebrate Resurrection

1 Kings 17 17 Later on, the woman’s son became sick. The sickness took a turn for the worse—and then he stopped breathing. 18 The woman said to Elijah, “Why did you ever show up here in the first place—a holy man barging in, exposing my sins, and killing my son?” 19-20 Elijah said, “Hand […]

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