Author Archives: mcalcagno

About mcalcagno

Living by faith and striving to know Him and to make Him known

Walking In The Light

Actions speak louder than words…words are an introduction, actions are the full story.  In the life of Jesus we learn that He taught the people with His words and He showed the people the truth with His actions.  Being true … Continue reading

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Free Will

One of the most sacred aspects regarding the creation of humans is free will.  We are given the gift of free will by God to decide and to choose our behavior and attitude each day.  How we choose to live … Continue reading

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Do Good Works

Go out into the world of your daily life knowing that God is with you and do good things.  Do not measure your goodness by how people in this world do or do not react, do not measure your goodness … Continue reading

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The Lord Is Knocking At The Door

As we venture down the road of a life of faith and spiritual growth we will come to decisions and choices in life and as we learn to listen for God in our conscious, the trust part of faith will … Continue reading

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Change Happens When You Truly Pray

How many times have we said, I will pray for you or I am praying for you…and then we never do it.  We never sit quietly with God and discuss the specific concern or topic with Him.  I know I am guilty of … Continue reading

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Rest For The Weary

Each day brings us choices, decisions, questions and some answers.  On some occasions these can pile up on us pretty fast and become a burden to wade through.  When the way forward is blurry or getting difficult to understand we … Continue reading

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Put Aside Your Fears

The journey of faith becomes more difficult if we let our fears have the power to stop us.  If we allow our fears to be sustained in our thoughts and in our actions we are feeding them.  We can be … Continue reading

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Saved By Grace

We do not choose God, He chose us.  He is our Creator, He sent His Son to reconcile us with Him.  He continues to be involved in our everyday with the Holy Spirit.  We have not earned this love nor … Continue reading

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Follow Jesus

Whenever we are learning to do something new or something we don’t do very often it seems easier to learn it when someone is guiding us and demonstrating for us what to do.  Once we have observed the example we … Continue reading

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In God We Trust

These are the words that help to form a new nation.  As we fight our internal struggles our hope is tied to our belief in God.  There is so much in life that can be good, if we have the … Continue reading

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