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Transcendent Word

Now, don’t you go reading the word poetry and get scared off. Read on. You’ll like it. Transcendent Word of the Mundane: An exploration of Karl Petersen’s collection of contemporary poetry, Urban Fits Petersen paints his city with a generous … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Emergents, Evangelicals, and Other Labels

I came across this today: A Lost Parable: “The Sugar of the Earth” and it reminded me of this: “The Pharisee and the Publican” The Pharisee stood and was praying to himself: “God, I thank you that I am not … Continue reading

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Judgment or (or better yet, and) Redemption

To destroy a shadow, Remove the object. Or Kill the light. Or Make, or rather, Be Light. Everywhere. All at once.

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“A Christmas Carol” by Christina Rossetti

In the bleak mid-winter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow, Snow on snow, In the bleak mid-winter Long ago. Our God, Heaven cannot hold Him Nor earth … Continue reading

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