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Uncommon: Uncommon Time (Luke 4)

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Uncommon

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Uncommon “Someday.” That was the name of a popular Christian song when I was teenager. The song spoke of how someday we would experience peace, joy, happiness and no more sorrow. It went like this: “Someday. Someday. Someday. Someday.” “Peace and joy and happiness, no […]

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7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence: #5 God is Here/ Now not There/ Then

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence 30 days of 6-8 hours of contemplative silence/day led to 1 very overwhelming sense: God is present. It is nearly impossible to spend so much time with Someone and not experience His gracious and abundant presence–in […]

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Uncommon Favor (Luke 1) Chris Altrock and Frank Bolling

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This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Uncommon May 19th, 2012 was a memorable day. That was the day that Megan and I (Frank) were married. That day stands out for many reasons. One, I married the love of my life. And two, I got to spend a few minutes with my […]

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7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence: #1 God Shows Up When We Shut Up

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series 7 Things I Learned in 30 Days of Silence Silence was the dominant experience during my month-long practice of the Spiritual Exercises. Six to eight hours of silence a day for thirty days. Why? Silence, it turns out, is good for us. Even secular sources […]

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