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The O-Word

‘It’s not easy being green It seems you blend in with so many other ordinary things And people tend to pass you over ‘Cause you’re not standing out Like flashy sparkles in the water Or stars in the sky’ – … Continue reading

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The Other L-Word, Part 4

I wandered so aimless, my life filled with sin. I wouldn’t let my dear Saviour in. Then Jesus came like a stranger in the night. Praise the Lord, I saw the light!  That wonderfully twangy song stanza was written in the … Continue reading

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Contradictions, Part 1: The Zebedeesons Strike Again

In my last post, The Bad Samaritan, I compared the Apostles James and John (unflatteringly) with Chester, the over-eager, insecure and sycophantic terrier who idolizes Spike the bulldog in a couple of classic Looney Tunes from the 1950s. And apparently, … Continue reading

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God is Unchanging

Even as I write the title above, I struggle to decide if I really believe it. God is unchanging? How can that be? Oh, it says He’s so quite clearly in the Bible: “I the Lord do not change. So you, … Continue reading

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