Category Archives: Theology

Rebirth in a New Year

“Conception, giving birth, being born, and generations mean spiritual events that are matters of what is true and what is good, or of love and faith … . Begetting and being born mean regeneration and rebirth by means of faith … Continue reading

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Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night is a festival in some Christian churches that marks the coming of the Epiphany, the day when the magi were said to have visited the Christ child. Depending on when you start counting (i.e., Christmas Day or December … Continue reading

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God With Us

“The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel” –which means, ‘God with us.’”~Matthew 1:23 An end-of-the-year practice I have done for several years now is to review my journal for the year that is … Continue reading

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Peace

“Peace has in it trust in the Lord, that He governs all things, provides all things, and leads to a good end.” ~~ Emanuel Swedenborg, Arcana Coelestia §8455

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Are you blue? #MindfulMonday 

Open your heart to others. Remember compassion; especially in this holy season.  Also, remember to take care of yourself during this potentially stressful time. NAMI of Southwest Ohio gives some tips for managing the holiday blues.

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Faith and Caring

As we near the end of this second week of Advent, we ponder the meaning of Faith, the symbolism of the second candle in the Advent wreath. “Real faith is simply recognizing that something is so because it is true. … Continue reading

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What is your #Jedi code? #Ikigai #WednesdayWisdom

We search for it.  We ask about it.  We long for it; our purpose, our meaning, conviction for our passions. We desire to be governed by love and wisdom.  It’s a cross-cultural phenomenon. Read about where the Japanese concept of Ikigai … Continue reading

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