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Truth and Power

When confronted with facts and truth, Rudy Giuliani famously quipped, “Truth is NOT Truth.”  Similarly, Pilate sarcastically responded to Jesus at his trial, “What is truth?” For some folks, it all depends on how the issue is framed and what’s…

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Into the Light

Darkness conjures up all sorts of images and memories, especially from childhood.  Like the absolute certainty that there really was a monster, or some creepy thing under my bed that would grab my leg the minute I put a foot…

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Out of the Depths

There’s line from the hymn we will sing today, “I will Arise and Go to Jesus,” that is so very true for me.  In part it says, “If you tarry ‘till you’re better, you will never come at all.” The…

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Bright Shiny Beads

Out of the fifties, I beg your pardon of an old man’s trip down a musical memory lane – on the hit parade years ago was a most infectious song: Baubles, Bangles, Bright Shiny Beads.  Those old enough will remember:…

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Your Luminosity

There’s the story of a police officer coming upon a somewhat inebriated man crawling around on his hands and knees late at night.  As the man continues searching for something under a street corner lamppost, the officer asks him what…

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