Category Archives: The Bible

Spring Break in the Great Smoky Mountains

We’re back from H2O’s Spring Break trip to the Great Smoky Mountains! Fifty-four of us traveled from Ohio to Tennessee to learn and practice spiritual disciplines in the wilderness, like Moses, and Elijah, and John the Baptist, and countless others … Continue reading

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The System of Law with its Commandments and Regulations

I’ve been doing a lot of study recently: studying both the Bible (especially Ephesians 2:14-17) and our culture. It’s not hard to see that Racism works as a “dividing wall of hostility” in our country, and I know that the … Continue reading

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To Olivia, on the Occasion of Her 13th Birthday

Dear Olivia, Dear, oh dear! Happy Birthday, my dear! That word — “dear” — is really much more than a formality with you. You are genuinely dear to me: beloved, precious, treasured, special… You are dearly loved, Olivia! You’re my … Continue reading

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