“Peace, be still…”

“Peace! Be still!” Mark 4:39 Yesterday, my pastor encouraged our congregation to practice the discipline of simply “being still.” This may sound easy enough, however, for most of us, not so much when we actually try to do it. For…

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“I Have Nothing To Say…”

“The disciples, seeing the Master with their own eyes, were exuberant. Jesus repeated his greeting: “Peace to you. Just as the Father sent me, I send you.” Then he took a deep breath and breathed into them. “Receive the Holy…

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“God’s Cathedral…”

“You will never know your true self, or the God who created you, unless you become comfortable in the silence.”  – Thomas Merton, trappist monk   Silence.  It is an awful thing to those of us accustomed to living in…

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