Category Archives: J.Ferris: Reposts with Notes

Beware of Substitutions for the Real Thing

Here’s a new release! Written in the wise and witty style that Jay Ferris is known for, the following letter he wrote to a friend on the subject of needing “bishops,” is well worth the read. Amen! We really ought … Continue reading

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Emotional Vulnerability

Lately I find myself wondering…why is it so much easier to be transparent in a written word, then face to face? Why can’t I share my love and appreciation of others face to face, and more often than I do? … Continue reading

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Standing Firm in God’s Love

I don’t think that a day goes by that I’m not reminded of The Lord’s rebuke of the Church at Ephesus, “Yet I hold this against you: You have forsaken your first love. Remember the height from which you have … Continue reading

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The God Who Knits

By Jay Ferris, written December 1999 One of the manuscripts which I have been working on for the past 15 years or so is, “The Church as a New Creation”. One of the chapters is, “Looking For a Place To … Continue reading

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Table Manners – Part 2 – The Lord’s Supper

With that as introduction, (See Table Manners Part 1) I have some recently digested revelation bubbling up from within, and perhaps this might be the time and place to get it in writing. But first, a little more about manners. … Continue reading

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Table Manners – Part 1

By Jay Ferris ~ When I was young, we had something known as ‘manners,’ even ‘table manners.’ One of the manners was, ‘don’t talk with your mouth full.’ In light of the these recent weeks, it has occurred to me … Continue reading

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