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48 Miles Round Trip

We were driving along the 5 Freeway on a rainy Tuesday when Bob remarked, “She won’t know who you are.  Sometimes she doesn’t recognize her own children.  She has moments when she is quiet and times when she’s more talkative.  It all depends.”

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Shameless Persistance

One day the disciples asked Jesus how to pray—which is hilarious when you think about it: they were talking with Jesus (aka God) asking him, ‘How should we talk with you?’

Remarkably, Jesus gives them the lay of land, a characteristic of How Things Work.

Here’s how it works, fellas: be stubborn, mule-headed and unstoppable in pursuing what you want. Be SHAMELESSLY PERSISTENT.

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A Season of Surprises

Welcome to Advent! The term is from the Latin word meaning "the coming, or arrival." It is a season of holy anticipation and disciplined waiting... more of a contented peace while listening with prophetic hope for the nativity of Jesus.

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Staying Present

Anyone who knows me know that I LOVE CHRISTMAS!!

In fact, 4 people posted memes on my Facebook wall, celebrating that November means it’s time to begin the Christmas fun!

I’m one of those. . . you know, one of those people who pulls out the Christmas music and movies the day after Halloween and likes my house to be fully decorated by Thanksgiving.

 

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Now What? Election Thoughts.

Today has been a day filled with mixed emotions. The most unwanted, and dare I even say it, the most “hated” president in history, will move into 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. (the White House) in January. What are we supposed to do with

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Jesus Isn't On the Ballot

Lately I’ve been asking us to toss our political affiliations out the window!

Even if you’ve been a loyal Democrat your whole life, or dedicated to the Republican cause since you were able to vote, forget about it! Our political preferences are just not that important! …and Independent-Green-Tea isn’t the answer either!

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Notice.

Do you remember the first time you came to The Sanctuary or the first time you went to any church?  You didn’t know anyone, you were nervous.

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