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For the New Year by Jane Blackburn

A new year is upon us. What shall I put on my list of resolutions? How about a resolution Not to resolve anything new? The quest for perfection Is useless, and deceiving, and disheartening. The world shouts at us Look … Continue reading

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Forgive and Forget? by The Rev. Richard E. Sindall

The following article is written by The Reverend Richard E. Sindall and has been reprinted here with his permission. For more information, please visit his website at Faith Thinking Aloud. “I can forgive, but I can’t forget.” I hear that … Continue reading

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We Need a Miracle – by Steven Stillwell

A MIRACLE!  THAT’S IT!  THAT’S WHAT WE NEED! Things are going well here, or at least that is what it seems like to someone who has only been here for a short while.  The number of folks seems to be … Continue reading

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A Message about Holy Cross Episcopal in Valle Crucis, NC, USA

Living in the mountains has many advantages for me. First, there is something in the mountains that is intangible but that gives me great joy. Then, there is nature and that gives me joy regardless of the landscape, but the … Continue reading

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Standing Up for the Underdog – Social Activism for Christ

The morning was cloudy on the mountain, making it cold. While everyone on social media complained that it was already hot at 7:00 a.m. I prayed that we got a break from rain. Asked G_d to send the rain to … Continue reading

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Prayers are Like Wildflowers

Wildflowers have always been a favorite of mine. Yet, what some call wildflowers, others call weeds. That may make some wonder why I would title this blog writing, Prayers are Like Wildflowers. Isn’t that similar to saying that prayers are … Continue reading

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Broken as the Bread of Christ

“Our greatest fulfillment lies in giving ourselves to others.”

― Henri J.M. Nouwen, Life of the Beloved: Spiritual Living in a Secular World Continue reading

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