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Christian Education

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In John 15:12 Jesus tells us “love one another as I have loved you”.  Oswald Chambers, in his devotional titled “My Utmost for His Highest” explains it this way: ” I will bring a number of people around you whom you cannot respect, but you must exhibit My love to them, just as I have

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#AuntViv

Whoa! Major shade was flung (not thrown) this past MLK Day. In this corner, we have a disgruntled former co-worker, and in the other corner, we have the wife of a disgruntled (recently snubbed) Hollywood celebrity. While many are weighing in on whose video had more impact, there is an observation that may be missing

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To Be Thankful

‘Tis the season to be thankful. And while we see all of the commercials about black Friday and Christmas, let’s slow down one moment and reflect on Thanksgiving. It is easy to be a bit side-eyed about the holiday: the first Thanksgiving was followed by centuries of social famine (kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/history/first-thanksgiving/). Anyway, the holiday has come

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Trick or Treat #2

Okay. So. It took a little longer to return than expected. No excuses. Part two of the Halloween–yes, love it, or nay, throw it away–question is below. There is a loooot of information — mostly confused — out there on the subject of Halloween. These are my go-to sources: “Treat or Trick? : Halloween in a Globalising

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Trick or Treat #1

For many years, Halloween has been an issue for Christians. People wonder if being a Christian means that celebrating Halloween is forbidden. Nay, I say, no. You can be a Christian and celebrate Halloween without feeling guilty. Fact: Halloween means All Hallows Evening. It is a religious reference. All Hallows Evening can be a time to

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Sundays

Our challenge: to be more humble, to be kinder, to be aware of who others are, to not ignore people…We see you..We care. ❤

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