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How to win the war?

I was teaching second grade a few years ago, and I asked the class if Joshua had a good battle strategy.  They had heard the story so many times that they were a bit callous to the fact that God’s plan, from a human perspective, was crazy.   So, imagine a war strategy session today where […]

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When We Don’t See What We Need to See

During difficult times in my life, I have made sense of the situation through poetry and song.  Writing has always been central to processing emotion.  It’s like the feelings go from the end of the pen on to the paper.  Some topics flow well.  When things are really, really difficult, I stop processing.  The words […]

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Healed

James 5:14-16 14 Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord. 15 And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them up. If they have sinned, they will be forgiven. 16 Therefore confess your sins to […]