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The Eucharist invites us to share in God's plenty

Do we fear scarcity? Or do we trust God as our provider? I must be honest and say that it’s a fear I contend with regularly. 305 more words

Religion & Spirituality

Wheat and Rye (Sermon July 20, 2014)

Scripture: Matthew 13:24–30, 36-43 (NRSV)

The Parable of Weeds among the Wheat

24 He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; 25 but while everybody was asleep, an enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and then went away. 2,695 more words


Death of self, birth in Christ

Recently, I’ve been considering my feelings about death.  No, it isn’t anything like a morbid curiosity, a prelude to a suicide, a commentary about how difficult my life may be currently.   730 more words


How Christianity is not a religion

Christianity, in the purest sense, is not a religion. I like how Robert Farrar Capon put it, “Christianity is not a religion; it is the announcement of the end of religion.” 966 more words