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Ecclesiastes 2- The Quest for Meaning

Ecclesiastes 2: 1-11 The Quest for Meaning Begins 1 I said to myself, “Come now, I will make a test of pleasure; enjoy yourself.” But again, this also was vanity. 2 I said of laughter, “It is mad,” and of … Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes 1- Chasing After the Wind

Ecclesiastes 1: 1-11: All the Vanity and Toil of Life 1 The words of the Teacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem. 2 Vanity of vanities, says the Teacher, vanity of vanities! All is vanity. 3 What do people … Continue reading

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Seeking Wisdom

The poet’s quest is to pay attention to the ways in which the secrets of the universe unfold in exploration Perhaps, in the dusty shelves of a library filled with ancient and venerated tomes wisdom may be found Or she … Continue reading

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Psalm 14- The Wisdom of Holding to the Covenant

Psalm 14 To the leader. Of David. 1 Fools say in their hearts, “There is no God.”    They are corrupt, they do abominable deeds;    there is no one who does good. 2 The LORD looks down from heaven … Continue reading

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Extracting Wisdom

They sat me in a chair today My wisdom teeth they pulled away And though my jaw may swollen be The wisdom it remains with me   For pulling teeth is a painful thing But extracting wisdom has far more … Continue reading

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What I Learned About Myself, Life and God from My Divorce: Part 1

On July 1, 2010 my marriage of almost 13 years with two children officially ended. For those who have been through or are going through the process of divorce you know that this journey, which for me was unwanted, begins … Continue reading

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