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How Friendships Form

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A true friend is a great blessing. Someone who “gets” you. Someone who knows your weaknesses and failures, and loves you anyway. Someone who is easy to be around. Someone who enjoys the same activities and conversations.  Perhaps Proverbs captures it best...

Bugging God

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I have posted watchmen on your walls, Jerusalem;    they will never be silent day or night.You who call on the Lord, give yourselves no rest, and give him no rest till he establishes Jerusalem    and makes her the praise of the...

Baby Kicks

Posted by Brett Hilliard on

The Christmas story never gets old to me. To be honest, I never really read it during the rest of the year. Somehow in July, the arrival of the Christ-child doesn’t grab my interest. But when December hits, I always turn to the story again and try to squeeze out some interesting new...

Going for Gold

Posted by Brett Hilliard on

Every four years, a neglected love awakens in me.Every four years I realise afresh a diminished affection.Every four years, I remember that I love the Olympics. I’m not sure if you are paying attention or not, but I certainly am. To all sports—even the most obscure. I never (repeat...

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Start with Small Steps

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The Lord said to him, “Who gave human beings their mouths? Who makes them deaf or mute? Who gives them sight or makes them blind? Is it not I, the Lord? Now go; I will help you speak and will teach you what to say.” Exodus 4:11 When I was 12 years old, I remember being asked to...

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Godspell: Day By Day

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Recently, I was reminded of this musical Godspell and, in particular, the song Day By Day.  (I was also reminded of my age since this musical was initially made popular in Broadway in 1976 although it debuted off Broadway in 1971.)  The musical is based on the gospel of Matthew and set...

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One Thing

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But the Lord answered her, “Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many things, but one thing is necessary. Mary has chosen the good portion, which will not be taken away from her.” Luke 10:41-42 In this pandemic season, a lot of activities have been put to a halt. No...

Danger Is Real but Fear Is a Choice

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If anyone would come after Me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow Me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will save it. Luke 9:23–24 Fear is a catalyst that drives people to make certain decisions. At...


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