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Waiting Room Blues

Sitting in a waiting room on the 6th floor of MCV’s Ambulatory Care building, anticipating the moment when a too busy neurosurgeon would have time to see us, I had ample time to think and wonder what the future held … Continue reading

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Beyond Cameraman Prayers

“If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.” Matthew 21:22 So, I ask for relief from financial distress, safety in travel, smooth relationships, healing from every sort of malady that I hear about. Aren’t they the … Continue reading

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Time of Testing

“So, as the Holy Spirit says:     ‘Today, if you hear his voice,     do not harden your hearts     as you did in the rebellion,     during the time of testing in the desert,     where your fathers tested … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle Again

August 7, 2004 Dear Friend Jane, Well my friend, I have spent two birthdays in Africa now. On our return trip we had an eventful time in London.  Our flight to Entebbe was delayed 5 hours so we spent the … Continue reading

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Death Defying

How could the Apostle Paul be on trial?  Why so many appearances in court? In the last chapters of Acts we see him on trial before the Sanhedrin, he is brought before two Roman Governors and has another hearing before … Continue reading

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Rainbow Connection

June 14, 2004 Dear Jane, I trust the time with Nancy and David Writebol was good for all, they seem like such a devoted missionary couple.  I told Mike I hope you heard stories of people impassioned for Christ.  I … Continue reading

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Its All About Me

“If then there is any encouragement in Christ, any consolation from love, any sharing in the Spirit, any compassion and sympathy, make my joy complete: be of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of … Continue reading

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