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joy… in five o’clock traffic…

It was an odd moment… Five o’clock traffic… slow moving… taking two rotations of red to make it through lights at intersections… Who finds joy in that…? Huh… I did… That unexpected… unreasonable joy… bubbling up in the midst of what most would be cursing about… God’s presence felt so near… Splendor and majesty are…… Continue reading joy… in five o’clock traffic…

Church · Joy

called out…

“… I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. …” Matthew 16:18 ESV Church… Jesus used the word first… The Greek… ekklesia… means… a gathering of citizens called out from their homes… And that’s what He’s done… called His people out of their home… out of the world… into His…… Continue reading called out…