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“Love keeps no record of wrongs” (1 Corinthians 13)

  Do you remember the days of gramophones and those smooth circles of black vinyl, each inscribed with its tiny modulated spiral groove? I had a large collection of them, spreading across my teenage shelves. LPs. Long Players. My pride and joy. … Continue reading

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There’s a hole in my bucket list

 In the film the Bucket List, two options are presented for facing the end of life. Two imperfect men face impending death. One does so with faith and the other without. In the process both learn about themselves, about the … Continue reading

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The Love Anointing

If it is true that as the People of God we share the attributes of the Anointed One then we are marked with joy and gratitude, then we live in beauty and praise, and we walk in freedom and integrity. … Continue reading

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What does [your] love do?

“This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters.” (1 John 3:16) There’s a moment in “My Fair Lady” when … Continue reading

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The wonder that keeps the stars apart

Marilyn Monroe (who, according to insider accounts was far smarter than her public image suggested) said, unforgettably, “I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if … Continue reading

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Love God, Live free

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Outsiders becoming insiders

He drew a circle that shut me out. Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout. But Love and I had the wit to win: We drew a circle that took him in. Edwin Markham You wanna be in my gang? Gary … Continue reading

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