Archive: May 2014

  1. The Power of “If”

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    John 14: 15-21; 05252014; 6 Easter This coming Thursday, I’ll be flying up north to spend the week with my brothers at our family cabin.  My plane leaves Midland around 7 in the morning and I probably won’t arrive at the cabin until one or two the following morning.  I can assure you that when […]

  2. Hear Ye!

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    John 14: 1-14; 5 Easter; 05182014 Our family has been blessed by a miracle the past few weeks, involving my oldest brother Mike.  Mike has lived with a major hearing loss since the age of three, the result of some nasty ear infections he experienced as a child.  He has been totally deaf in one […]

  3. Of Moms & Shepherds

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    John 10: 1-10; 05112014; 4 Easter In the Year of Our Lord, 1922, a young man with a wife and a toddler found himself unable to make a decent living in his native Scotland.  The young man had served his country in World War One; after the war he had planned to work in the […]

  4. Fog Burner

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    Luke 24: 36b-48; 3 Easter; 05042014  I was sitting in our living room the other morning, having my first cup of coffee.  As my brain slowly awakened, I was pondering the dense fog enveloping my head.  I was also thinking that I can’t remember seeing fog since I’ve been here in Midland.  Though I’ve had […]