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Orlando: Finding Peace in Tragedy

Orlando: Finding Peace in Tragedy Watch

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By Chaplain Adele M. Gill

It is hard to be at peace watching the news these days, especially after seeing the coverage of the Orlando Shooting that just killed 50 innocent ...

Abort! Abort!

Abort! Abort! Watch

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By Michaela Daphne

I was saying goodbye to a friend the other day - a friend who isn't from my Christian circles - and two little words tumbled out of my mouth before I ...

Citizenship Begins at Conception

Citizenship Begins at Conception Watch

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By Chaplain Adele M. Gill, RN, BSN, CPC

Today, Hillary Clinton won the Democratic votes necessary to be the nominee for her party. A legendary and outspoken supporter of abortion, I am ...

Thank You for Giving Me Something to Work With

Thank You for Giving Me Something to Work With

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By Cheryl Jones

I feel led to give a simple testimony that may help others who pray. There are certain prayers I do on a regular basis. Today I expanded the scope of ...

The idea of female ordination offends me

The idea of female ordination offends me Watch

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By Michaela Daphne

My Uncle said that one day I'll be Pope. I'd like to point out at this point that I am female. He was joking of course, but unfortunately there are ...

A Corpus Christi Lament

A Corpus Christi Lament

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By Michael Seagriff

When we entered Church yesterday on the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ,was it any different than walking into a movie theater, a school ...

When Bad Things Happen

When Bad Things Happen Watch

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By Cheryl Jones

The question, "Why do bad things happen to good people?" has been asked more than once.  Job, in the midst of his trials gave a clue where to ...

The Political Rise and Fall of Dr. Ben Carson (Part Two)

The Political Rise and Fall of Dr. Ben Carson (Part Two)

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By Justin Soutar

Within two and a half years' time, Dr. Ben Carson's political star had climbed with extraordinary steadiness from the horizon to the zenith, where it ...

'Tolerate as I have tolerated you'

'Tolerate as I have tolerated you' Watch

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By Michaela Daphne

Jesus is not nice."Do not think that I have come to bring peace upon the earth. I have come to bring not peace but the sword." (Matt 10:34)

Believing in God's Providence

Believing in God's Providence Watch

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By Jackie Stammen

This is a tough one for me, but I am certain this is a lesson God is desperately trying to teach me. It's a lesson I need to learn if I want progress ...

End Your Silence! Use Your Voice!

End Your Silence! Use Your Voice! Watch

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By Michael Seagriff

Too many of us have for too long remained silent in the face of evil and untruth. Too manyof us have sat silently as all sense of the Sacred has been ...

The Political Rise and Fall of Dr. Ben Carson (Part One)

The Political Rise and Fall of Dr. Ben Carson (Part One)

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By Justin Soutar

Within two and a half years' time, Dr. Ben Carson's political star had climbed with extraordinary steadiness from the horizon to the zenith, where it ...

Four Phrases That Will Transform Your Relationships

Four Phrases That Will Transform Your Relationships Watch

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By Jackie Stammen

Instinctively, we long to rescue the people we love. We desperately want to take away their hurts and "fix" whatever struggle or fear they may be ...

Praying For God's Mercy With Boldness and Confidence

Praying For God's Mercy With Boldness and Confidence Watch

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By Michael Seagriff

Jesus gave us the seven Sacraments and left His Church as the earthly vehicle through which He would work to save souls. The salvation of souls, not ...

Who is the Holy Spirit?

Who is the Holy Spirit? Watch

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By Michaela Daphne

My most recent writing project is a multimedia about the Holy Spirit for a Pentecost youth rally next week. Usually when I write such things, it all ...

What is love?

What is love? Watch

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By Michaela Daphne

People say things like "If you really love me, you'll have sex with me" or "If you really love me, you'll buy me nice things," but what is the ...

Desolation, Grace, and Trust

Desolation, Grace, and Trust Watch

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By Jackie Stammen

Recently I've crossed into a place I'm not proud to admit I've entered. It's not a physical place, but rather a spiritual and mental place. It's a ...

The Corporate Christian

The Corporate Christian Watch

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By Cheryl Jones

What is a "corporate Christian"? It is a name I have coined for Christians whose world-view is filtered through the 501c(3) charter of their church. ...

The Problem of Freedom Without God

The Problem of Freedom Without God

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By Cheryl Jones

In these increasingly dark days, a philosophy of freedom without reference to God has emerged.  In other words, people believe they are free ...

While Men Slept

While Men Slept Watch

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By Cheryl Jones

The parable of the "while men slept" has a message for our times. How can we apply its lessons to our times?

The Power of Belief Systems

The Power of Belief Systems Watch

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By Cheryl Jones

Belief systems cause people to act, or "not" to act, as the case may be. Beliefs dictate actions; they also dictate in-actions. Therefore a lot of ...

Just Sign on the Dotted Line Whom You Will Serve

Just Sign on the Dotted Line Whom You Will Serve Watch

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By Cheryl Jones

The insanity of Western leaders is being manifested as 1000 'Altars to Baal' will be erected in cities around the world.

Has the Church Become Secular?

Has the Church Become Secular? Watch

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By Cheryl Jones

There are some serious questions to ask in this election cycle.  A big one is: has the church become secular?  What does that mean?  ...

My Bad Attitude

My Bad Attitude Watch

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By Tara K. E. Brelinsky

I suppose you could say I was feeling inspired (or maybe just brave) when I decided to follow up our hour of peace and stillness with another ...

Good Friday - Gazing Upon The Face of Christ

Good Friday - Gazing Upon The Face of Christ Watch

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By Michael Seagriff

It is only with much perseverance and undeserved grace that our meditation and contemplation will bear fruit - fruit which we should share with those ...

When Good Parenting Doesn't Equal Good Results

When Good Parenting Doesn't Equal Good Results Watch

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By Tara K. E. Brelinsky

Though we'd prefer obedience over rebellion, we've come to the conclusion that growing up sometimes requires hard lessons and painful trials. ...

Obama's Legacy: Campaign Chaos

Obama's Legacy: Campaign Chaos Watch

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By Chaplain Adele M. Gill, RN, BSN, CC

Beyond the heated political rhetoric and social fray, unprecedented mayhem and chaos seem to be evolving swiftly in the world in the US and all ...

Sacrilege Should Not Be Suffered in Silence

Sacrilege Should Not Be Suffered in Silence Watch

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By Michael Seagriff

No one should ever encourage, facilitate or condone sacrilege.