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    First Light to a New Day

    Epiphany calls us, it lures us into the light. Epiphany is the light of the Good News that Jesus lives. And we have the life of Jesus, the Light begging us to Live out the light we experience, the life of Christ living through us. This light – always points to justice. When light shines on an object the subject becomes easier to see, is more nuanced, increasingly faceted. It might even surprise us. An epiphany! When the light of Christ shines on creation, it becomes easier to see, is more nuanced, increasingly faceted. Wow, I never thought about worshiping God in that way! With that kind of music! Considered…

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    Turtle Wisdom

    The feast of Epiphany – the start of a season in which we search for, become aware of the revelation of Christ and that carries us into the season of Lent. It marks the visitation from the Wise Men – itself a remarkable encounter. These people of note were considered abhorrent in the Jewish tradition because of their profession: astrologer. Still, it is through the lens of these humans that the world sees this baby as King of all, Lord of all, Savior of the world. Perspective. The German Philosopher submits: “Attention . . . joins the perceiver and he perceived in a unifying field of awareness; it is the…