Search ResultsAsh Wednesday A sermon starter and commentary by Marvin McMickle on 2 Corinthians 5:20b–6:10, for Ash Wednesday in the African American Lectionary.
Saviour, Thy dying love Thou gavest mePD
O Love of God, How Strong and TruePD
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