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The Sovereignty of God

By Collegiate Abbey / August 12, 2021

1 Kings 19:1-18 – Run and Hide When I’m confused, unclear, bone tired; when wrong seems to be winning the day, and the world seems to have collectively lost its mind; when disappointment and sadness settle in like unwelcome houseguests; when hope seems in short supply and when I feel overwhelmed and helpless to know…

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This Present Moment

By Collegiate Abbey / May 2, 2021

(A personal letter shared with us by John Wood, pastor (retired) of Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church in Knoxville, TN) My dear children and grandchildren, I’ve been thinking of what I might say to you from the perspective of old age that I have not said to you in the past.  You have heard me call…

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Love does

By Collegiate Abbey / March 21, 2021

Love does. It is the name of a popular book.  It is also a truth that we see here in 1 Corinthians 13:4-8.   Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful;…

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