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If We’re Adding to the Noise

What’s it gonna take to slow us down to let the silence spin us around?  These are some of the lyrics from one of my favorite bands in a song titled Adding to the Noise. The song goes on to implore the listener: turn off this song If we’re adding to the noise turn off your stereo, radio, video  These are the lyrics that ran through my head as I read the recent Message from Pope Benedict XVI for the 46th World Day of Communications titled Silence and Word: the Path to Evangelization. In the …

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Soul Craving

Psalm 84:3 My soul yearns and pines for the courts of the Lord. My heart and flesh cry out for the living God. As a former radio news journalist I truly love to write…it’s just now I get to write about what I’m really passionate about: God’s unconditional love. While I had great enjoyment in serving the people of the Cincinnati area as a radio news anchor…my soul soon got buried and numbed by the avalanche of bad news. It was a matter of time before God would convince me that there was another place …

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