Open Invitation

On Friday we held our monthly worship service at the local Nursing Home. One of my favorite parts is serving communion. Today when I finished there was one communion cup left over. As I was getting ready to leave a gentleman came in and when he saw the left over communion cup he smiled and…

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A Mothers Love

My mom has many wonderful qualities but her greatest attribute is her faith. When I was a little boy my mom always picked me up when I fell, held me until I was okay, and bandaged my wounds so I could go back outside and play. Eight years ago, when I fell from grace once…

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Broken for You

A few years ago, I was helping serve communion when a pair of brothers decided to make it into a contest. The first reached into the middle and pulled out a piece of bread the size of a golf ball. Not to be outdone, his brother pulled out a piece the size of a baseball….

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White as Snow

On Palm Sunday Jesus was greeted by a crowd waving Palm branches. We were greeted with 5 inches of snow. My first thought was, you got to be kidding me. My second thought was the Scripture reading at our Pause service earlier in the week. “Though your sins are like Scarlet, they shall be white…

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Seeing Red

Many years ago, I was asked by my teacher to write a book report on The Scarlet Letter. I never enjoyed reading or writing so I took a shortcut. I purchased cliff notes, read the beginning and the end and skipped everything in between. When I received the report back it was marked in red….

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