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December 25, 2016 Building Christmas

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As we continue with our theme of Building, today, on Christmas day, we consider the topic of Building Christmas. Perhaps Rebuilding Christmas would be a more appropriate title, as Christmas has been remade, rebuilt, and repurposed into something very different from the birth of Jesus in a stable in Bethlehem. Christmas, as we often note, […]

December 13, 2015 Fear Not! Sing for Joy!

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I read an article recently about a woman who was born unable to feel pain. For 39 years she was unable to feel any type of physical pain. Here is the scientific explanation of the condition – The disorder is caused by a rare genetic mutation that results in a lack of ion channels that […]