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Living Compassion

Start by reading Matthew 1:18-25

I’ve gotta admit, I have a lot of respect for Joseph.  He lived in a world very different from ours, with many different expectations.  If you want an idea of what that world looked like, check out this blog.  The world that Jesus was born into was a very different world than what we live in now, or what we often perceive the world to have been back then. Continue reading Living Compassion


Great Expectations

Start by reading Luke 1:26-38 I don’t think there is another time of year where the expectations are as high as they are during the holiday season.  The work for this time of year starts even late in the summer, or early in the fall.  That sounds crazy doesn’t it, but how many of us have started make arrangements for Thanksgiving by the end of summer. Continue reading Great Expectations