Monthly Archives: February 2012

First-Fruits of the Spirit

The choicest first fruits of your soil you shall bring to the house of the Lord, your God. ~ Exodus 34:26 Now the works of the flesh are obvious: immorality, impurity, licentiousness, idolatry, sorcery, hatreds, rivalry, jealousy, outbursts of fury, … Continue reading

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Lenten Recipe Contest: February 24 – March 9

We are running a Lenten Recipe Contest! What is a Lenten Recipe Contest you say? You send us your favorite meatless recipes over the course of the next two weeks and we will make and try all of them (we have a … Continue reading

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The Space to Pray

Keeping in mind the Lenten focus on prayer, fasting and almsgiving, I’ll be exploring those themes in my Friday posts.  Since this is the first Friday of Lent, I figured I’d start with something basic to get myself into the … Continue reading

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Sacrifice

Some time after these events, God put Abraham to the test. He called to him, “Abraham!” “Ready!” he replied. ~ Genesis 22:1 For God so loved the world that he gave His only Son, so that everyone who believes in … Continue reading

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You Can’t Shake the Devil’s Hand

The LORD said to him, “On your return to Egypt, see that you perform before Pharaoh all the wonders I have put in your power. I will harden his heart, however, so that he will not let the people go. … Continue reading

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