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Winning and Losing

Recently I read on another blog a post discussing gay marriage and why it’s wrong. As usual, I afterward scrolled down to the comments section to glance at a few reactions. One in particular caught my eye. It read “You’ve … Continue reading

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Sowing Seed

In the parable of the seed, Jesus tells us that sometimes when the sower plants seeds, birds come and eat it. Sometimes it falls on rocky ground and doesn’t grow good roots. Some falls among thorns which choke it when … Continue reading

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Judge Not

We all have a tendency to jump to conclusions. That was certainly the case for me one time after a visit to my local library. Back then I was still single, and so I had gone there alone. On the … Continue reading

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Forcing the Issue

One day when I was about seven, after scrimping, saving, and turning in plenty of soda bottles for the deposit refund, I finally got enough money to buy something I wanted. I don’t recall exactly what it was, but it … Continue reading

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How God Makes Lemonade

I taught at a Catholic high school for eight years. It was only eight because at the end of that last year, the principal, a nun, called me into her office to explain a few things. I had spent the … Continue reading

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What Would It Take?

My kids came back from trick-or-treating one year with something very scary. You know how it is: you dump out all the candy and check it to be sure there’s nothing your kids shouldn’t have. Well, one year my girls … Continue reading

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Common Supernatural Experiences

This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the Miracle of the Sun at Fatima. Have you ever read stories about the apparitions there and wished something like that would happen to you? Have you ever thought about St. Bernadette at … Continue reading

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Rain from Heaven Free on Kindle

From October 12-16, my Christian novel Rain from Heaven will be free on Amazon Kindle. About the story: What would you sacrifice to save the eternal soul of your enemy? Dellan Whitcom has every reason to hate Eliat Rebysh, the … Continue reading

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Amaranth Now in Paperback

My third Christian novel, Amaranth, is now available in paperback. Here’s the story: Would you take an elixir that made you perpetually young and physically immortal? What if the price for it was your eternal soul? Billionaire Desmond Sceller acquires … Continue reading

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On Being Bullied

Not too long ago, I published a blog post about how I was spurned in church during the Sign of Peace (see https://reflections911.wordpress.com/2017/07/07/spurned-at-church). Then I made a huge mistake. I mentioned the post on a forum. You would not believe … Continue reading

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