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The Widow’s Lament

The Widow’s Lament by BD Sadly, how life has changedfrom the happiest time, to thisnever thinking it would happenthe embrace and your tender kiss As I lay here, I think and hearhow the church bells rang and we weptbut I move to a place on a bedto where you would have slept Your gone forever…

Sermon for August 4, 2019

The goal of our life is to live with God forever.  God, who loves us, gave us, the gift of life. Our own response of love allows God’s life to flow into us without limit. All the things in this world are gifts of God, presented to us so that we can know God more easily…

Sermon for July 28, 2019

What does Saint Christopher protect you from? Though many people wear Saint Christopher medals in their daily life, others don them for long journeys because Saint Christopher is known as the patron saint of travelers. Not only do people wear Saint Christopher medals, statues are also placed in front of homes, churches, and bridges. Those who wear his…

Sacred by BD

It seems those days are nearly over empty seats in every church while others blame others for the loss they continue on their spiritual search I walked around the city park one day and noticed 7 church steeples around and asked myself, “what happened”? I used to hear the bells sound Calling families and folks…