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Published daily during Lent and Advent.

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April 16, 2017
Love does not exist unless it is given away.  In the Christian faith, God gave God’s love away by creating the Incarnation – which...
Lenten Meditation
April 15, 2017
Matthew 27: 61 “Mary Magdalene and the other Mary were sitting there opposite the tomb” The paintings I have seen of this scene make me...
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April 14, 2017
When I was a girl, for part of my childhood, we didn’t go to a Good Friday service – my mother thought it was too sad and difficult. So...
April 13, 2017
It is always darkest before the dawn. God is with us. God knows of our frailties, of our sufferings, our anxieties and fears. Jesus demonstrated this...
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April 12, 2017
I always find John’s Gospel to be a bit hard to understand – and this passage is no exception. That is, for most of the passage, but...
tealights in a darkened room.
April 11, 2017
Isaiah 50: 4-9a, Hebrews 12: 1-3, John 13: 21-32, Psalm 70 Hebrews 12: 1-3            ...
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April 10, 2017
"Almighty God, whose most dear Son went not up to joy but first he suffered pain, and entered not into glory before he was crucified: mercifully...
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April 9, 2017
The Readings  Psalm 31:9-16 Isaiah 50:4-9a Philippians 2:5-11 Matthew (26:36-27:10) 27:11-54 (55-66)
tealights glowing in a darkened space
April 8, 2017
John 12:46 “I have come as light into the world, so that everyone who believes in me should not remain in darkness.” These words of...
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April 7, 2017
Life is a journey Lent is a journey We are all on a journey. It's like a long hike. Sometimes we fall. Sometimes we need to take a rest. When...

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