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Doing It Over and Over Again

Near one of the cannons at the Shiloh Battlefield was this pretty patch of very small plants. As I took photos of the tiny plants and lichens, I pointed out to grandchildren the variety of things God had created in…

Little Acts of Kindness

I hope you are enjoying a Merry Christmas season. It seems to me that store clerks I have encountered this year have issued even more Christmas greetings than usual. I have made several trips to Hobby Lobby over the last…

Why Jesus Came

The highlight of our recent trip to Rugby was the Lessons and Carols program at Christ Episcopal Church, built in 1887 for the community. We waited patiently in a long line outside the church before being invited inside. This is…

We Need Him

Over the summer, several folks in our church family were concerned about one of our members. I’ll call her Christine. Christine didn’t seem herself. Her children were concerned, too. In September they insisted that she get checked out by a…