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Tumbling in the Sand

A world turned on end

The texts for Sunday, November 13, 2016:  Malachi 4:1-2a; Psalm 98; 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13; and Luke 21: 5-19 Nations will rise against nation Earthquakes, famines, plagues Sickness, persecution, suffering Injustices, riots, … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Direction Faith Looks

The texts for Sunday, August 11,2013 (Lectionary 19 C):  Genesis 15:1–6; Psalm 33:12–22; Hebrews 11:1–3, 8–16; and Luke 12:32–40 “[God] brought [Abram] outside and said, ‘Look toward heaven and count the stars, if you … Continue reading

August 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

God is Enough

The texts for Sunday, September 9, 2012 (Lection 23): Isaiah 35:4–7a; Psalm 146; James 2:1–10[11–13] 14–17; and Mark 7:24–37 …I think it is interesting that Isaiah doesn’t say Do not … Continue reading

September 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Thoughts on transitions: vis-à-vis belated reflections on the New England Synod Assembly

Tammee told me that I needed to write an article for the newsletter about the synod assembly. It’s nice not to have to think about what to write sometimes … … Continue reading

July 9, 2012 · 1 Comment

Running Behind

The texts for Sunday, May 13, 2012: Acts 10:44–48; Psalm 98; 1 John 5:1–6; and John 15:9–17 “While Peter was still speaking, the Holy Spirit fell upon all who heard … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

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