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Does This ‘Friend’ Have a Name?

Whenever one of my kids has said, “I’m out with a friend” and the ‘friend’s’ identity isn’t revealed, it arouses suspicion… “And does this friend have a name?” Silence. If there’s nothing amiss, then why not just state the name? But what if the friend’s name is…Jesus? Jesus, Son of the living God Who sits […]

In Bold Pursuit of Three Loaves.

Friend, lend me three loaves of bread. Luke 11:5b I have a neighbor who over the years has asked to borrow everything from a mere cup of sugar (maybe a whopping .40 cents?) to my daughter’s electric keyboard (okay, more than .40 cents). A feathery sort of joy arises within me to be able to share […]