Tag: hope

Nov 28

We Wait and Hope!

Today is the first Sunday in Advent, traditionally it is called the Sunday of Hope. It marks the beginning of the Christian Year, so Happy New Year everyone! Reading from Romans 13 verses 11-14 from The Message says “Make sure that you don’t get so absorbed and exhausted in taking care of all your day-by-day …

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Jun 23

What is Prayer ?

Kierkegaard said “Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.”  A good friend of mine said when I asked her about prayer “God is one of the best therapists out there.” So what is prayer? Is it a conversation? Is it a request fest? Is it a complaint session? Can we rail …

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