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The Sunday Soapbox – Love & Mourning, till death do us part, cause then it’s too late

I have decided to continue sharing the Beatitudes for now. I have really enjoyed it so far, and I think it is one of the most commonly misunderstood passages. That is probably because it is so well-known. Some of the most well-known verses are some of the most misconstrued, and taken out of context. I’m …

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The Sunday Soapbox ~ Poor in spirit = good?

(For those in Savannah – this series may seem familiar to you. That’s because I’ve been listening to all the sermons I’ve missed since I moved away!) Matthew 5:3  – “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” Contented, blissful, are the poor in spirit. Poor in spirit does NOT …

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The Sunday Soapbox for April 15th, 2012 : The Beatitudes, Part One

I have been realizing that my Sunday Soapboxes are getting very long, and I am either getting carried away sharing what I’ve learned about the Bible lately, or there is a LOT to share! Wait, what am I talking about? Have you seen the size of the Bible?! So, I plan to start breaking things …

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Taking up Urdu

Remember how I said that God would use my learning Persian for good? Well, I recently met a lady across the street. Two ladies, actually. Their husbands teach at the local language institute, and their children go to the same elementary school as my daughter. I wasn’t sure how God could use Alice going to …

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Introducing: The Sunday Soapbox

I have been meaning to start this up for awhile, but I never remembered to at the right time. Scratch that, this is the perfect time. It’s exactly when it was meant to happen. For a couple of weeks, I have been taking sermon notes, keeping in mind things I’d like to share with you. …

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