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Don’t Leave

For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. It was May 2016, and my husband and I were planning to be in Baltimore to celebrate the graduation of our granddaughter from […]

Thursday 28 December

the Holy Innocents 1 John 1:5-2:2; Psalm 124; Matthew 2:13-18 Carrying Pain It is always a profound tragedy when a child dies. We hear today of the many who were killed because of Herod’s hatred and paranoia. These innocent children are also among the witnesses to God becoming one of us as the messiah. What […]