Category Archives: Fully Awake

Imagine Yourself in the Presence of the King

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Imagine Yourself in the Presence of the King Imagine yourself in the presence of the King of Creation. Imagine the majestic environment – the rarefied air, trees bustling with beauty and dignity – an atmosphere encased in a feeling of … Continue reading

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God Bless Us, Every One!

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God Bless Us, Every One! Just before the light of Christmas morning beams into Scrooge’s newly minted heart, the gloom of Christmas Yet-to-Come settles deep within the bowels of his soul. Of all the apparitions, this is the one Scrooge … Continue reading

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You Are What You Love!

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For many, discipleship is more about what you know than it is about what you love.  James K.A. Smith, in his excellent book, You Are What You Love, challenges the assumption that drives this cognition-as-belief model of discipleship. Smith suggests that … Continue reading

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