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Shepherd for the Journey

In my longing to be more like Jesus, I’ve undertaken the study of his “I am” statements as recorded in the book of John. Jesus said “I am the good shepherd.” (John 10: 11) I am not a shepherd. My … Continue reading

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How is your life parable-shaped?

Please welcome author Cheri Cowell… Our tour guide almost casually offered the words that nearly knocked me off my feet. “The stones upon which you are walking are the stones where Jesus could have walked.” I stopped in midstride and … Continue reading

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Living Parable of the Carpenter

Living Parables blog shared a guest post from me. I’m delighted to connect with Cheri Cowell! Her writing truly brings biblical history to life in her book and workbooks. She also leads parable tours of the Holy Lands. Next trip … Continue reading

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Come to the Door, Please

We arrived at the Detroit community center to host a children’s afternoon program. We had been asked to lead three hours of programming which would allow the “regular” staff to do much needed planning for the upcoming school year. With … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Browser Bible Study Ready

You can turn your internet brower’s Bookmark Bar into a valuable partner for personal Bible Study. This easy navigation tool helps you avoid memorizing lengthy web addresses filled with bizarre combinations of characters…//:%.com/nsP4.php?=10!! Many online resources now exist to aid … Continue reading

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Light for the Journey

While visiting the caves of Luray Caverns, we meandered among the stalactites and stalagmites into a small chamber at the end of one of the crystallized walkways. Occasional drips of water splashed onto the natural limestone surfaces. In her calm … Continue reading

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Bread for the Journey (daily)

Got bread for the journey? Jesus illustrates his mission with the metaphor “I am the bread of life.” (John 6:35) Bread is so very basic. This baked mixture of flour and water was a dietary staple in biblical times. ┬áIt’s … Continue reading

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