Category: Devotional

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TGIF

There’s nothing more confounding in life than this. Sometimes, doing the right thing… brings very wrong results. When I first met Smokey he was hiding in a bush next to my driveway, crying for...

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TGIF

Trey is a very hard worker and a very generous soul. He loves to use the money he earns to buy gifts for those he cares about…he especially loves to surprise people with gifts,...

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TGIF

I have too many cats. I don’t think I do, but my cats do. They think I have one too many. They all hate Smokey. They all fear him and fear turns to hate...

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Why I Pray The Daily Office

This morning I prayed the morning prayer from the Anglican Daily Office. I didn’t want to. That’s why I did it. Prayer has become drudgery to me…my sinfully pragmatic soul sees little evidence that...

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TGIF

She loves to use my hand for a pillow and sleep with a paw touching my face. It was 1:30 in the morning and I was sound asleep…until the searing pain in my hand...

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TGIF

Miss Kitty hasn’t been feeling well. Because cats can’t tell you they have an upset stomach or a toothache,the only way you know they have a problem is by changes in their behavior. Missy...

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Finding Jesus In The Muck

It’s been my calling in life for the last couple decades to patrol the grimy underbelly of the church and report on what I find. I’ve found a bunch of perverts, thieves, and greedy...

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Sunday With Smokey

Meet Smokey…who doesn’t quite understand yet that he’s a “former” stray. He’s a former stray because whether he knows it or not he has a home here and he’s loved whether he moves in...