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The Winter of My...

What does winter say to your heart? “I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape - the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter. Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show.”  ~Andrew Wyeth Winter is when... *bare branches stand out as scary stickmen. * blustery winds whip the last of... >Full Story

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Why Do We Suffer?

There’s a huge countdown clock on this morning.  As I write this it reads “17 underground, 16 rescued.” After 69 days trapped under half a mile of rock the 33 Chilean miners are being rescued.   I cannot imagine all of the emotions they are going through today.  What must it be like for each one as they emerge... >Read More

Does God Break People on Purpose?

I was discussing the word “disability” with a friend of mine and realized how easy it is for that word to sound like “broken”. I asked him “Does God break people on purpose?”  While our conversation veered away to other topics, the question has stuck with me.  Does God break people on purpose? It’s a heavy question, one... >Read More

7 Questions Skeptics Ask

Questions of faith Picture the scene. You’re discussing your faith with a coworker or neighbor, perhaps over lunch or coffee. You explain your beliefs but your friend has questions: How could a loving God allow evil and suffering? The Bible is full of contradictions. What about people who’ve never heard of Jesus? How do you feel about...... >Read More

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