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Prayers For Our President On Inauguration Day

There is not as much excitement about the Inauguration this year as there was when President Obama first took office, but it still is a momentous day. There will be ceremonies and celebrations, and public and private prayers. (The website for the Joint … Continue reading

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Advent: Ready Or Not, Christmas Is Coming!

Today is the first Sunday of Advent.  (source) In the Christian church calendar, Advent is the “season” when we get ready for Christmas. In most Christian traditions, Advent has a dual meaning: we remember the first Christmas when Mary, Joseph, … Continue reading

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The Both/And Of Jesus

I first read about “both/and” thinking in O[prah] magazine a few years ago. Instead of approaching a situation/person/problem/issue from an “either-or” perspective, “both/and” thinking asks us to consider whether the possibilities that we are weighing as alternatives might both be true. … Continue reading

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