"Aileen Goes On..."

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Aileen, an ordained Baptist minister, tends to go on a bit about faith.

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An Advent Devotion: Joy Comes Home
An Advent message from the prophet Zephaniah "Sing aloud, O daughter Zion; shout, O Israel! Rejoice and exult with all[...]
2nd Sunday of Advent: Peace--the Real Thing
By the tender mercy of our God, the dawn from on high will break upon us, to give light to those[...]
Advent hope for difficult days
Micah 4:6-13, Revelation 18:1-10 Lately, I can hardly scroll through the headlines without feeling a sense of despair. It so[...]
What is Advent?
To hear retailers tell it, the Christmas season started just before Halloween. From CVS to Sears, stores have been festooned[...]
Dreaming Big on Reign of Christ Sunday
“Before I was ordained, I just thought every day was Reign of Christ Day,” the rector quipped. Comfortable laughter wafted through[...]
Depression: RIP Beautiful John
I’ve not thought of him in at least 35 years. Probably longer. But when my Facebook feed included high school[...]

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