The Garment of Praise

Prayer Precept June 2017 “The Garment of Praise” A garment is something we wear, we put it on.  We choose to wear it.  Praise is prayer too and can happen alone in our quiet time, surrounded by work-mates or in the midst of the congregation. Hopefully, it is clean and neat and ready to wear.  […]

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Welcome To My World

“Welcome to my world, won’t you come on in, miracles, I guess, happen now and then…My neice died at 31 years old.  Her Mom is now fighting breast cancer.  My other sister is on hospice–and I pray for healing. Part of the script to my childhood surfaces in my life fifty plus years later.  Dean […]

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I have read the book, the “Shack”, with mixed thoughts and feelings.  I was very upset with  Sophia until I realized that Sophia represents wisdom and the Bible does refer to wisdom as a woman.  I was very uncomfortable with God as a Black Woman.  Yet, I realized that Jesus as a European Man is […]

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  Charles Dudley Warner was quoted as saying: “Politics makes strange bedfellows” has never been more true. Just entering my own golden years, I find myself a bit more skeptical than I used to be.  I have more faith in God, less faith in people. ( Or election promises, party loyalties),   I have moved from […]

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