Monthly Archives: November 2013

O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

This coming Sunday marks the beginning of the Advent season. I love this time of the year. Beginning the fourth Sunday before Christmas, the church since the fourth century has celebrated the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ by focusing … Continue reading

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The Confession of a 100-Year-Old Man

As I walked into room 410 at St. Joseph/PeaceHealth Hospital in Bellingham, Washington I saw Ellis Massey sitting up in a chair next to his bed. Not bad for a man a century young. Ellis says he’s not suffered in … Continue reading

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