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Healing Faith

September 26th, 2012 · 5 Comments

  A repost of an essay from several years ago on suffering and faith.   A reader named Katherine recently e-mailed me. She had lost her husband, a man some years older than she, to multiple myeloma and Alzheimer’s disease. She is a Christian, and is struggling to make sense of his death, and the […]

Tags: Christianity · Death & Dying · Faith & Reason · Faith & Religion · Prayer

Almost Cut My Hair…

August 7th, 2011 · 7 Comments

Almost cut my hair, Happened just the other day. It was gettin’ kinda long, Could’ve said it was in my way. But I didn’t and I wonder why, I feel like letting my freak flag fly, And I feel like I owe it to someone… I’m suffering from whiplash — perhaps I should call one […]

Tags: Faith & Reason · Faith & Religion · Medicine · Prayer