Happy Easter

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This is certainly an Easter we will not soon forget. Perhaps that’s not necessarily a bad thing. In my household, the isolation from the outside world has meant more time to reflect, realign, and renew on many things, faith definitely being at the top of the list. And isn’t that what Easter is about? Our […]

Life Happens

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When life happens, we are often shocked. How did this happen? How did my baby learn to crawl? To walk? To argue? To adult? I know the Amish have to bite their tongues during rumschpringe. Their 16-year-old children can basically do what they want without recourse from their parents, community, or church. Yet, even if […]

My Church is a “Joke”

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Imagine my surprise when I learned this at worship service yesterday. Yes, people think my church is a “joke.” At first, I thought I misheard the pastor. Had he really said that? Or had he said “Job”? That, of course, didn’t make sense either. Of course, my hearing isn’t always so great, plus the Southern […]