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The Balancing Act

Who among us doesn’t spend their lives juggling? We juggle Family, Friends, Faith, Fitness, Fun, Finances, and endless responsibilities. It’s called Life. The young Jesus of Nazareth “kept increasing” in STATURE (physical wellbeing) KNOWLEDGE (intellectual prowess) FAVOR WITH GOD (spiritual health) and FAVOR WITH MAN (social life) according to Luke 2:52. Paul’s final words of his second...

LESSONS LEARNED FROM LOCKDOWN

1. ALEXA IS NOT COMPANIONSHIP ENOUGH In a world swamped by entertainment options and superficial distractions we have now all been reminded of the value of our true Friends. Life is a journey best undertaken with others. 2. ZOOM IS NOT CHURCH ENOUGH Yes, I’m thankful for ZOOM and FACEBOOK and YOUTUBE but they are still no substitute...

Battling Anxiety

The unprecedented events of the spring of 2020 have all of us tangled up on the inside as we battle the tsunami waves of worries. Our tomorrows are filled with uncertainties and questions. Here are TWO THOUGHTS that might help: 1) “CHRISTIAN MINDFULNESS” Psychologists talk about the simple practice of going on a walk without headphones - just engaging...

The Fragrant Perfume

In John 12:1-11 we find that Precious Love is not to be held back nor hoarded. Love is to be poured out. Christ did not reprimand, restrain, nor caution Mary; instead, He approves and commends her display of lavish love when she anoints His feet with expensive perfume and wipes them with her hair. Love is to be opened...

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