W. Calvin Ross

February 2018

dirt: tarnish

“He sternly ordered and commanded them not to tell anyone, saying, “The Son of Man must undergo great suffering, and be rejected by the elders, chief priests, and scribes, and be killed, and on the third day be raised.’  “Then […]

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dirt: skin

“And to the man He said, ‘Because you have listened to the voice of your wife, and have eaten of the tree about which I commanded you, ‘You shall not eat of it,’ cursed is the ground because of you; in toil you shall eat of […]

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Seeing Eye to Eye (In the Age of “An Eye for an Eye”)

“Long enough, God — you’ve ignored me long enough. I’ve looked at the back of your head long enough. Long enough I’ve carried this ton of trouble, lived with a stomach full of pain. Long enough my arrogant enemies have looked down their noses at me. Take a […]

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The Breath When YOU Speak

Since the early days of our relationship, Katie and I have spent countless spring and summer weekends on Lake Martin in Alexander City, Alabama. Mornings usually begin with the sounds of clanking pans, the biting hiss of sizzling bacon, and […]

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