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Unleavened

I get in trouble a lot during Passover.  I’d say it was’t my fault, but none of you would believe me.  You’re quite right; it is. The problem, you see, is the variety of foods that can be considered chametz. … Continue reading

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Surnamed

For that reason God is not ashamed to be surnamed their God – the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob…    ~Hebrews 11:16 This caught my eye recently.  Hebrews 11, of course, is the “Faith Hall of Fame,” a list … Continue reading

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Covered

Yom Kippur begins tonight.  Holiest day of the year according to most modern Jews.  Lots of prayer, fasting, affliction of souls.  Everyone wears white, to symbolize mourning or purity, and avoids leather, washing, personal grooming, and sex, for no particular reason other … Continue reading

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Blast

Rosh HaShanah was yesterday, or rather the day before if you’re using the Hebrew calendar, since the day ends at sundown. It’s an odd holiday.  So is Yom Kippur, for that matter.  God called it the Feast of Trumpets, and … Continue reading

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Mud

My mom is reading A Shepherd Looks At Psalm 23, which is exactly what it says on the tin.  (Incidentally, why are Amazon urls so ridiculously long and complicated?  it’s the only website I can think of where I can’t … Continue reading

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Anchored

Yesterday was the women’s Bible study, and we watched part of a sermon by Joseph Prince where he was talking about Yeshua calming the storm, and he mentioned that it was safe for Yeshua to go to sleep, because He … Continue reading

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Prodigal Details

This….is not as much on my mind now as it was a couple months ago, but just the same I’ve been carrying this post around in my brain for too long to just forget it.  So I’ll type it up … Continue reading

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Hodu L’Adonai

A couple weeks ago we went to a Messianic Jewish retreat thing for the weekend.  And it wasn’t ideal – I got some sort of stomach bug and spent half of it throwing up, not to mention getting very annoyed … Continue reading

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Progressively Broader

This past Saturday was one of those services when nobody comes, since everyone was out of town for the holiday.  As readers of Stuff Christians Like have repeatedly discussed, that means there was room for a little flexibility. So the … Continue reading

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Erev Sukkot

Happy Sukkot everyone!  We should have a sukkah, but we don’t.  We were going to get PVC tubing for the frame, but they didn’t have the right doohickey for assembling said frame, so we assembled the (badly rusted) frame of … Continue reading

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