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The Tale of a Barefoot King

But the fruit of the Spirit is … love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. (Galatians 5:22-23) Kindness is not a person being nice. It’s not a character trait as … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Catch

Ebenezer Scrooge’s first visitor took him back in time for a look into his former life. For Scrooge, as it would be for any of us, this trip was for the purpose of discovering the  choices, both good and bad, … Continue reading

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While there’s still time …

Dead as a door-nail, old Marley. Dickens makes sure we know that, ruling out all possibility of a living door-nail. Marley has to be good and dead, or else the story doesn’t work. The benefit of Jacob Marley’s ghostly visit … Continue reading

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