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Prayer for Feb 6, 2019

Avinu Shebashamayim/our Father in heaven, thank You for including me in Your work and plans. I know I am but one little part of Your team, but I pray that I will do my job well. No matter what our … Continue reading

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Thoughts on December 10…

This I recall to my mind, Therefore I have hope. The LORD’S lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness.  (Lam 3:21-23) I had a good day yesterday, but also … Continue reading

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Times that try men’s souls…

Times that try men’s souls… As I watch what is happening in my country, a famous quote comes to mind. It was Thomas Paine who so famously said, “These are the times that try men’s souls.” What was the context? … Continue reading

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When worlds collide…

I live in two worlds…my Creator’s and man’s. Each one has its own calendar and they often collide. These collisions actually happen every weekend, but this month is the perfect storm of collisions. The Fall High Holidays are very important … Continue reading

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Elul 29 – Erev Rosh HaShanah tonight

Elul 29 – Erev Rosh HaShanah tonight Why are we lazy? Why do we overeat? Why are we always getting angry? If we are ever reprimanded for improper behavior, we usually have one ultimate response. “That’s how I am.” We … Continue reading

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Elul 27 – Your life mission

Elul 27 – Your life mission Rosh HaShanah is a time of evaluation. But to accurately assess your performance this year, you have to know your job description. Imagine you are an undercover agent sent into Iran. You’ve had years … Continue reading

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Elul 26 – Countdown to Rosh HaShanah

Elul 26 – Countdown to Rosh HaShanah Everyone speaks about preparing for Rosh Hashanah. “Are you prepared?” (Are we ever? Is it something with a finite beginning and end?) “Are you preparing?” (Is it an ongoing process? Shouldn’t we be … Continue reading

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