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Fourth Week – The Gift of Death

The gift of Death?  Grateful for Death?  Are you suicidal?  What are you talking about?  In order: Yes, Yes, No, and let me explain.  To understand the gift of our Death we have to understand the gift of Christ’s Death. First let’s look back…

Waning Crescent – Day 22

The moon is losing more light each day and soon we will not be able to see it.  In a sense it will die to the physical world.  It is still there but we cannot see it, or touch it.  For all intents and…

Last Quarter – Day 21

Tonight is the last quarter.  The moon is half light and half darkness.  It is half full.  Are you half full?  Are you a little more than full? Think on the last meal you ate, think of how good it tasted, how that food…

Waning Gibbous – Day 20

The moon is fading more and more with each passing day.  Yet, we don’t usually see the moon.  We work all day, come home eat and go to sleep.  We don’t stop to look at the moon.  We are too busy. Our lives are…

Waning Gibbous – Day 19

The moon is still bright, still closer to full than new.  Just looking at it fills you with the sense of being part of a greater whole.  But what part?  How big a part?  God gave us the gifts of reason and sense of…

Waning Gibbous – Day 18

The moonlight is almost half gone.  Yet, while the moon still holds more light than it will for the rest of the month therefore we turn our minds to a more glorious light, the light of love and compassion.  God gives us the gifts…

Waning Gibbous – Day 17

The moon is still bright, still beautiful, still bounteous with light.  Yet, it is still waning.  What other wondrous thing has God has given us? What about willpower and drive? I can do all things through Him who strengthens me. – Philippians 4: 13…

Waning Gibbous – Day 16

The moonlight is still shrinking.  Still shedding its light.  What else do we need to shed?  When we think of God’s bounty we need to also think of less physical things that He has given that if we don’t use properly can turn to…

Waning Gibbous – Day 15

The majesty of the Full Moon is beginning to fade.  This night is when the light begins to wane.  As the moon changes heading back towards the darkness it reminds us how if we don’t give out our blessings then they become sins.  Have…

Third Week – The Gifts We Change to Sin

The moon bit by bit is now growing darker.  It is as if the light is slowly being given away.   What do we need to give away to start a new beginning?  What are you hanging onto that stops you from beginning again?  I…