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The Talking Pew: My Soul Proclaims – Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer?

“And Mary said, ‘My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord . . . ’” Luke 1:46 “There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. He came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him . . . ” John 1:6  By Barbara Falconer Newhall [...]

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The Talking Pew: Don’t Tell Me I’m a Sinner — Even If I Am

And people from the whole Judean countryside and all the people of Jerusalem were going out to him, and were baptized by him in the river Jordan, confessing their sins . . . .   – Mark 1:5,7 By Barbara Falconer Newhall Sin. There’s that word again. According to my copy of Strong’s concordance, the word sin appears in the [...]

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