The Art of Shaking the Dust from Your Feet

Confession is good for the soul, they say.  So here goes.  In high school I didn’t read Silas Marner.  I was supposed to.  I wanted to (I love to read).  But I was too busy.  So I read the Cliffs Notes.  Sorry, Mrs. Hayes.  There, I feel better already. In Acts 13:13-52, Paul and Barnabas […]

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“In the church at Antioch there were prophets and teachers: Barnabas, Simeon called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen (who had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch) and Saul. While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have […]