Monthly Archives: March 2013

Happy Resurrection Day!

“I am the Resurrection and the Life.  The one who believes in me will live, even though they die.” I can think of no better way to celebrate The Resurrection on Easter morning than to share one of my favorite passages. “The … Continue reading

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Back to roots – Lent day 46

It’s Holy Saturday, the day between Good Friday and Easter Sunday.  Today is also known as Black Saturday or the Great Sabbath because Jesus is still at rest.  On Holy Saturday the tomb is silent, still undisturbed.  Death is not … Continue reading

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O God, be not far from me – Lent day 45

There’s a lot of suffering in the world.  I’m not talking about your four year old begging you to listen to a Dora the Explorer album for the hundredth time.  I’m talking about real anguish.  Spiritual suffering is something every human … Continue reading

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Fill my cup to the brim – Lent day 44

Have you ever sat through a meal filled with social awkwardness?  What about eating with people who you have major conflict?  I remember sitting down at a table with a large group of people from a church I was new to attending.  … Continue reading

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HELP! – Lent day 43

Help! I need somebody, Help! Not just anybody, Help! You know I need someone, Help! I hate asking for help.  Not when I’m loading soda into the student ministry’s fridge–I am a help-asking slut when it comes to that.  I … Continue reading

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I’m not Catholic, but…. – Lent day 42 (light)

So, I’m not Catholic, but…. I’m becoming a pretty major fan of this Pope Francis guy. Look, I’m far from Catholic.  We are brothers and sisters in Christ, but I don’t dig many of their beliefs (maybe I undig some of … Continue reading

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Rejoice – Lent day 41

“I’m ready to kill him!” I heard these words come out of a haggard mother’s mouth in the grocery store today.  The little boy’s eyes filled up his face like a pair of pancakes with a chocolate chip in their … Continue reading

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“Some people are so poor, all they have is money.” How are you blessed? – Lent day 40

“Some people are so poor, all they have is money.”  This quote is attributed to some guy named Patrick Meagher.  I came across this quote somewhere or other and it instantly grabbed me. Some great rock anthems have been built … Continue reading

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The good ol’ days – Lent day 39 (restore)

The good ol’ days.  Remember the good ol’ days?  Whatever you’re thinking about, someone else probably has a completely different idea of what they think “the good ol’ days” are. For my generation, in regards to music, ’90s grunge was … Continue reading

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Home Alone – Lent day 38

I’m not for sure if the people who put together the list of words to photograph/write about have a sense of humor or not, but here is how the past two days’ topics are listed: home alone How could you … Continue reading

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