Lord, Teach Us To Pray

One day Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.”  (Luke 11:1) This verse can be a great source of comfort for us Christians when we struggle to pray, especially if we are not used to praying around
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What is Epiphany?

Epiphany is a word that we occasionally use in daily life, but the most common use of the word is found in the church. Epiphany is the season in the church that occurs between Christmas and Lent. This year, the season of Epiphany will be very short, because of the early date of Easter. There is also a day of Epiphany,
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Christmas and Terrorism

When they had gone, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. “Get up,” he said, “take the child and his mother and escape to Egypt. Stay there until I tell you, for Herod is going to search for the child to kill him.” Matthew 2:13 We live in an uncertain and sometimes frightening worl
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An Unfamiliar Path

I will lead the blind by ways they have not known, along unfamiliar paths I will guide them; I will turn the darkness into light before them and make the rough places smooth. These are the things I will do; I will not forsake them. Isaiah 42:16 GPS has revolutionized the way we get places in our cars. It used to be tha
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The Value Of a Human Life

Just a week or so ago, the internet exploded with outrage regarding the death of Cecil, a lion who lived in Zimbabwe. Apparently, this lion was well known and was part of a study of wildlife. What saddens me, however, is that this seems to have generated more outrage in our culture than the discovery that Planned Paren
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