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Five Days of Thanksgiving: Day 5 - A Gift for You

It is Friday. Black Friday. We have officially made it through Thanksgiving to the start of the Christmas season. Though I’m not a fan of Black Friday (I tend to think it brings out the worst in us), I am a fan of


Five Days of Thanksgiving: Day 4 - Candy Canes & Christmas Cards

Here it is, Thanksgiving Day 2017. We are on our fourth day in the Five Days of Thanksgiving series, and though I feel obligated to write something ridiculously profound for you today because it is the holiday, I also fe


Five Days of Thanksgiving: Day 3 - For to Give

Where there is life, there is mess. The Proverbs puts it this way: “Where there are no oxen, the manger is clean.” (Prov.14:4, ESV) It is absolutely inevitable: Where human beings gather in fellowship, the


Five Days of Thanksgiving: Day 2 - Give it Away

I didn’t know we were poor. Our home was filled with things that mattered – music and literature, friends and laughter, traditions and love. I knew that we didn’t always have milk in the re


Five Days of Thanksgiving: Day 1 - Give Thanks

On October 26, Coptic Christians in Minya, Egypt locked themselves inside their church as a mob of more than one thousand people gathered outside its doors. Though the Copts were not the aggressors in this latest confron


Local Against Local: Who Wins?

“I don’t even have the boys’ room open yet.” That’s what the waitress said to me three minutes ago. She knows I followed them here. It is thirty-seven minutes past six, and the room isn&r


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