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Into each life some rain must fall

The Rainy Day The day is cold, and dark, and dreary; It rains, and the wind is never weary; The vine still clings to the mouldering wall, But at every gust the dead leaves fall, And the day is dark and dreary. My life is cold, and dark, and dreary; It rains, and the wind is never weary; My thoughts still cling to the mouldering Past, But the hopes of youth fall thick in the blast, And the days are dark and dreary. Be still, sad heart! and cease repining; Behind the clouds is the sun still shining; Thy fate is the common fate of all, Into each life some rain must fall, Some days must be dark and dreary. – Longfellow It’s a bit rainy and dark and dreary here in Southern California today. After a hot 89 degrees… Read More

On failure, regret, and the Apostle Peter

I’ve been thinking about the Apostle Peter this week.  Peter, with his jump-both-feet-in-the-water-without-thinking-ness.  Peter with his bold, confident, outrageous statements of devotion to Jesus.  Peter, with his three times denial, aching heart, tears of failure and loss. I… Read More

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