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About biblepreacher

United Methodist Church Pastor. My wife, Hysung Hong Lee, is also a UMC pastor and my children are all grown and have their independent life. We have now empty nest. I and my wife are collecting some mission eggs now in that nest!

Joy

A drop of joy changes the whole world into wine The world can be just water or worse, sewage water But with the divine proclamation “It is good!” it is transformed Who am I to judgethe people God sees as extremely … Continue reading

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Life in California

Have you lived in California? I miss spring, summer, fall, and winter. Those changes come with colors and winds. Some hot, some cold, some with green leaves, some with white snow and icicles. Here in California either dry or more … Continue reading

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Psalm 1

Sermon in a nutshell: “Delight in the Law of the Lord!” (Psalm 1:1-6) God wants us to have blessed life! God wants us to have blessed life. God even gives us instructions how to have one. The Psalm 1 is … Continue reading

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My plan for today

I plan to give some money to UMCOR for the victims of wildfire as my prayer it would be my pale forearm lifted to wash my face. I plan to attend CAL NEV annual conference online gazing all the worship … Continue reading

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Daily resurrection

My daily movement is my resurrection all the parts that died come back to life When I go to a grocery My brain comes back to life and I remember that I need to send a poem When I ask … Continue reading

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Book of Remembrance

Our memories are being burnt this morning in Vacaville, in Napa, and in Fairfield All those yelling and shouting of lightning made the dry land to shout back with wildfires Their old stories came to my backyard with smoky smell … Continue reading

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Peace in the middle of Chaos

When I breathe in the love of God the Creator of this universe My spirit soars up into the silence of the stars mingled with the wind of the darkness Forgetting the noise of this world of mindfulness all the cries … Continue reading

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I am thnakful

I don’t do nothing. Being quiet and being calm I do my living. I am not anxious to do things I enjoy things done around me All the living with me A child smiles at me me doing nothing My … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter

We put the church sign, “Black Lives Matter.” Someone called church and left a message. “How come you put such a racist sign on church sign board? Do not all lives matter?” I use this syllogism A. All lives matter. … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Pandemic

When I read Leviticus some of the regulations look weird I do not understand them with my own reasoning Many of them are not comfortable to follow They are like CDC guidelines do not sing in a sanctuary do not hug … Continue reading

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