Friday Poll Question: What Next?

Hey gang! Another week down, time for another Friday poll question! As we're wrapping up this series on the blog (thanks to Ed and Jim for helping out!), we're wondering what you would most like to hear about next! What questions about faith would you most like to see our authors tackle next? Leave a comment below, and we'll explore the next leg of the journey together! Stay warm this weekend…

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Make Like a Tree: Leaves

This is the fourth post in a 5-post series entitled, “Make Like a Tree.” Feel free to check out each of the posts! Last week we talked about our “branches,” or the goals we strive for and the ways that we reach out into the world. This week we’ll look at our leaves – the way we choose to express and present ourselves. I think, before we move too deeply into today’s topic, it is important to reiterate a p…

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The Most Important Gardener Ever

When we left the story of the resurrection last week, we left it in a bit of chaos. There was a footrace. We’re not sure who won really. Suddenly the body is gone, and the disciples (who had incidentally been warned that this was coming) are confused and scared. Mary Magdalene was there, in fact the first to discover the empty tomb and tell the other disciples about it. Our story picks up with h…

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Friday Poll Question: Spaces

Greetings friends! It's time for another Friday poll question! Take a moment to join the conversation by leaving a comment below! Today's question: What are the spaces that make it easiest to connect with God? Are there places where it's easier for you to feel God's presence through prayer or practice? Leave a comment below, and have an excellent weekend!

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Make Like a Tree: Branches

This is the third post in a 5-post series entitled, “Make Like a Tree.” Feel free to check out each of the posts! Last week’s post was about our “trunk,” or our core values and beliefs that make up our identity and the person that we present to the world on an everyday basis. This week we’ll look at our “branches.” Our identity and the values that we choose to embrace tend to be the main drivers behind our goal…

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