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2 Kings Exodus Isaiah Old Testament

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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Isaiah Old Testament Salvation Weight Loss Journey

Which filthy rags stink the most?

In the past week, at least three of my friends have asked me whether or not I really believe that all sins are equal.  It’s not that I don’t understand the question; I do.  Which is worse — overeating at dinner or inflicting mortal harm on another?  From an earthly perspective, the question makes sense. […]