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The Blessing of a Song

Photo by Jefferson Santos on Unsplash These days, watching the news or scrolling through social media often leaves me feeling discouraged and drained. The world is chaotic, full of noise. High tensions. Pointing fingers. But Christians are called to stand firm in the faith, to be rooted in […]

Taking Out the Garbage

Excerpt by Deborah Detering Photo by Steve Johnson on Unsplash My mother-in-law, in the twenty years we lived nearby, never reminded me to empty my garbage pail. When those I love are having trouble with old hurts, new relationships, or addictions, I want to tell them, “Your garbage can is […]

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Poetry: Jonah’s Story

Poem by Ruth Callaghan do Valle Photo by Alexander Andrews on Unsplash “No way!” Joe said “I’ll put some space between us.” But you know, the thing is He spoke to the One who Spoke space into being Of course He could see  The end from the beginning And meet Joe […]