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Hallowed Eve, Holy Night (Friday)

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Hallowed Eve, Holy Night (Thursday)

You find the time to shop for candy to give neighborhood children who come to your door on Halloween. How about a year-round gift that is better than candy? Find the time to pray for all the children you know:   (from Ephesians … Continue reading

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Holy Night (Wednesday)

All Saints Day–a solemn day of devotion to the departed faithful. All Hallows Eve, the night before All Saints Day. Let’s make it a holy time of prayer, devoted to the not-yet-departed faithful:   Ephesians 6:18 (NASB) With all prayer … Continue reading

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Holy Night (Tuesday)

 I read that some ancient cultures considered harvest time the end of their year. Thus the new year marked the start of a season of cold and dark. I wonder how they acknowledged their new year’s eve. Was it more … Continue reading

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Holy Night

It’s almost Halloween. The decorations are up, the candy is ready.     Be very afraid! Give me something good to eat Count me out The origins of Halloween are uncertain. It is likely rooted in the Celtic festival of … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat / Blessings and Curses (Thursday)

  If all Christians whispered a blessing over every child they encountered this evening, it truly would be a holy night, a Hallowed Eve.  

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Trick or Treat / Blessings and Curses (Wednesday)

  Me: Look at him: tough-guy swagger, droopy drawers, stone face. He’s trouble! God: Why are you cursing my creation? Me: What cursing? It’s the truth. God: The truth? Really? Look at him with my eyes. Speak blessing into his … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat / Blessings and Curses (Tuesday)

Trick or Treat. Treat or Trick. Reminds me of biblical blessings and curses:     James 3:9-11 (VOICE) . . . this same tongue can be both an instrument of blessing to our Lord and Father and a weapon that … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat / Blessings and Curses (Monday)

    It’s almost Halloween. How do you feel about the costumed kiddos on your doorstep?   Gotta love ’em Help! They’re holding me hostage (for chocolate) Dental disasters in the making Can’t we just skip the whole Halloween holiday? Dress-up is … Continue reading

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