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A Prayer for Help and Healing

March 30th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Sharp Prayers

Lord in your mercy, Hear our prayer.  Holy God, Blessed Comforter, we bow our heads before you. We yearn to push worries aside to focus on you, to talk with you, but it is difficult. So difficult.   We are distracted, skeptical and afraid. Anxious thoughts lurk in our heads like prowlers. As soon as […]

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October 18th, 2010 · Comments Off on Spit · Faith and the City

This week I am working on a sermon entitled “SPIT.” In John, Chapter 9, Christ spits on the ground and uses the resulting mud to spackle the eyes of a man who has been blind from birth. When the man washes the mud off, he can see. It is a miracle! And that, my friends, […]

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