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Scrapbook #7: Emmanuel

“Stunning. He was given a name to explain exactly where He is during my deepest need. He is Emmanuel – God is with us. He is not a concept, a theory or a theology. He is not a system or a religion. He is not an icon, a figurehead, or a mythical movement leader. He […]

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Scrapbook #6: Seeds & Prayer

“Some answers come in seed form – He gives us an acorn instead of the oak tree we asked for. Proper stewardship of what He has given us determines the depth of the answer. The small shoot growing out of an acorn is a lot easier to harm than is the trunk of a full […]

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Christianity Road to Emmaus

Plastic Bottles

He reaches for the stack of empty plastic bottles stashed in a paper bag in the back seat. I look around even though I know I won’t find what my eyes are searching for. There’s no dustbin here. Not even a garbage pit. At least not nearby. We’re in a little village. In the middle […]