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The Persistence of Persecution, The Greater Persistence of Mission

Religion-and-politics-492x328 Wednesday of the 3rd Week of Easter Acts 8:1b-8; John 6:35-40 The persecution of the church is a fact from the earliest days of its existence.  Today in some countries ...

Moving Toward the Light

Light shining1 “Do you prefer the light or the darkness?”  That’s the question that Jesus asks us today.  At first it seems like an easy question to ...

Dr. King and Communion

Usmc-09611 Wednesday in the Octave of Easter Acts 3:1-10; Luke 24:13-35   Fifty years ago today, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee.  It was ...

Betrayal…and Thanksgiving

Cross in sunset Wednesday of Holy Week Isaiah 50:4-9; Matthew 26:14-25   There are few things more painful than betrayal.  When a person close to us betrays our trust, we feel ...