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Devotion as a Way of Life

Devotion is not just about prayer, quiet time, and reading the bible. Devotion is also, about how we live our lives. We show real devotion by doing “everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” (Colossians 3:17) Whatever we do—our job, hobbies, how we interact with friends, …

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Eucharist and Resurrection

The Eucharist is a way of renewing my commitment to Christ and His Church. A way of saying I have been adopted into the family of God to show outwardly, what has been and continues to occur inwardly in my life. It is a profound way of saying I am a Jesus follower. I partake …

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The Eucharist As The Table Of Jesus

Jesus invites all to come and see that God is good. Matthew 11: “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.” Jesus …

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What Prayer Is…

Confession: Prayer is hard for me. I have been searching for a better understanding of what prayer is and why it is so important. I want to learn how best to apply my new knowledge to how I live out my faith in my everyday travels. Prayer is important not for what we get from …

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Eucharist And The Love Of God

This is my second meditation on the meaning and importance of the Eucharist. I thought I would speak about how the love of God is present in this liturgical act. In this ritual of remembrance, we touch the heart of God through accepting the grace offers in the bread and wine. In the Eucharist we …

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Eucharist And The New Year

As we enter a new year, I would like to share some thoughts on The Eucharist and how this common liturgical act can shape how we embrace 2012.  Rob Bell: Jesus is God’s good gift to the world. On the cross, Jesus’ body is broken and blood pours out for the healing of the world. …

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On The Eucharist

It is Communion Sunday, so I would like to share a few words on the Eucharist and its relation to the things I have been writing about recently. I have written about Jesus being the Lord of life that it is through Jesus we live, can come to God and not fear that God will …

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Leaving behind whatever keeps you from moving closer to God

God wants a personal relationship with each of us. We were made to be in communion with God. However, there are things that come between our God and us. Sometimes we put things before God on purpose and other times life just gets in the way. Anything—food, exercise, sex, money, drugs—can get between God and …

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