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From the Staff @ HIEC

One Memory for this Holy Week

Apr 16, 2014

Sometimes holy land just appears under your feet. Last month out of nowhere, my friend since seminary, Allan Sandlin invited me to join his parish pilgrimage to “The” holy land of the Bible pictures.   During this Holy Week, let...

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Obedience School: Flash takes Martha back to school...again (Lesson One: Listening)

Feb 03, 2014

  “It is reasonable to assume that in the life of faith, obedience is the highest virtue. In Judaism it is not. One of the strangest features of biblical Hebrew is that – despite the fact that the Torah contains 613 commands...

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A Room Full of Preachers

Jul 03, 2013

Before I step into a pulpit, I almost always mutter a little prayer that goes like this: "God, let people hear what they need to hear." I do not pray that people hear what I say because what I say may not be at all what someone needs to hear...

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May 22, 2013

No one ever steps in the same river twice,for it's not the same river and s/he's not the same person. Heraclitus, 500 BCE.For everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under heaven. Ecclesiastes, 300 BCE. I want to always...

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The Power of the Truth

May 21, 2013

Truth is, not all who have experienced Natchez, Mississippi, have been charmed.        However, as you may have surmised, my Natchez family has been endlessly charmed by ourselves. As one distant eighty-year old cousin, the...

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