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Easter Project 2015

He is risen indeed! This week I had the honor of contributing art work to our church’s annual Easter production. I feel very fortunate to go to a church that utilizes the arts and offers folks like me a place to create and play. The song “Mercy” by Phil Wikham was performed live by our radical […]

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Parable of the Merchant and the Pearl

My older brother loves him some analogies. There is a unique glee that comes over his face whenever he finds a clever analogy to explain something. He especially likes using funny details from our hometown or people from my high school to help me grasp the subtle nuances in a story that would otherwise elude […]

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Flee to Egypt

After the wise men were gone, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. “Get up! Flee to Egypt with the child and his mother,” the angel said. “Stay there until I tell you to return, because Herod is going to search for the child to kill him.” That night Joseph left for […]

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Clothe yourselves

Colossians 3:12

“Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.” ~Colossians 3:12-14 […]

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Communion Window

There is a point to this blog entry. I say that because it is going to seem like I’m rambling at first. But I wanted to provide the whole back story so that I can highlight the specific way God showed me His kindness this week. This is a stained glass window I made…JK! I’m […]

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Luke 5:4- Simon Quits His Day Job

The funny thing about this miracle is that Jesus essentially gives Simon a miraculous day on the job in order for Simon to quit his job. He uses the very thing that Simon thinks he knows the most about, fishing, to convince Simon that Jesus is worth following. As I sat with this passage from […]

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Matthew 9:20-21

“Just then a woman who had been subject to bleeding for twelve years came up behind him and touched the edge of his cloak. She said to herself, “If I only touch his cloak, I will be healed.” -Matthew 9:20-21 This moment in Scripture is very raw and familiar to me lately. At a macro level, I […]

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