Tag Archives: Prince of Peace

Achieving Peace Is Not the End of the Matter

[I have a guest post at Jeannie Prinsen’s blog today. Here’s the opening, along with a link to the full post at her blog Little House on the Circle.] We don’t use the phrase “public servant” much these days but … Continue reading

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Grasping at Christmas

Today is a follow-up to yesterday’s post on wealth and poverty at Christmas: For to us a child is born,     to us a son is given,     and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called     Wonderful … Continue reading

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Rejecting the Peacemakers

Blessed are the peacemakers,     for they will be called children of God. (Matthew 5:9.) Few people like to be out of sorts, let alone to be at odds with someone else, and even worse is feeling that the whole world is … Continue reading

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When the Judge Changes Your Name

[Updated from the archives, the second in a series on names and identity in Christ.] *** The family walked in late to the courtroom, after all the other cases were decided and everyone was gone. The bailiff showed them to the table … Continue reading

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