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How do I Love God? and “How do I Love and Forgive Others?

February 28th, 2019|Comments Off on How do I Love God? and “How do I Love and Forgive Others?

“God sent his Son, they called him Jesus; he came to love, heal, and forgive; He lived and died to buy my pardon, an empty grave is there to prove my Savior lives. Because He lives, I can face tomorrow; because He lives, all fear is gone; Because I know he holds the future, and life is worth the living just because he lives.”

G. and W. Gaither, 1971

How do I Love God? and “How do I Love and Forgive Others?

Dear Friends,

The snow falls and melts away (this week) and we’re ready for warm weather, colorful spring flowers, and happy Easter celebrations! Yes, there are a lot of Easter bunnies and chocolate eggs for sale, but it’s always Jesus and God’s […]

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Starting Again With God, Each and Every Day

January 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Starting Again With God, Each and Every Day

“This is a day of new beginnings, time to remember and move on, time to believe what love is bringing, laying to rest the pain that’s gone. Then let us, with the Spirit’s daring, step from the past and leave behind our disappointment, guilt, and grieving, seeking new paths, and sure to find.”
(Brian Wren, 1978)
Dear Friends,
January 1st marks the beginning of the New Year and a time to think about new beginnings. Because of God’s abundant love and grace, we can forgive ourselves of past mistakes and step forward to a “new beginning.” God always loves and forgives us, and we can always start again with God, each and every day.
Around the New Year I take time to look […]