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Both Shepherd and Lamb

Christ Church Episcopal, Norcross, GA

Good Friday, April 18, 2014 – Year A

Isaiah 52:13-53:12, Hebrews 10:16-25, John 18:1-19:42

If you were here this past Sunday, you heard me explain that these narratives about Jesus’ death are called “The Passion” because the Latin root of the word is… 702 more words


Senseless Sympathy

I used to think that the very best quality in a friend was sympathy.  You know, like the friend in high school who had just the right inflection in her voice as she responded to you being grounded. 620 more words


The Art of Listening

 How much of YOU is doing the listening?

How present are you with the OTHER?

How much is is it about you and how much about the other? 37 more words


The Girl That Ratted

In case you haven’t seen or heard recently, here is what’s on the front page of Vanderbilt news: http://www.insidevandy.com/opinion/article_ecb2248e-c52b-11e3-b7d6-0017a43b2370.html#.U08_zQaMQII.facebook

Read over the article and get an idea of what happened. 511 more words


Increase Customer Satisfaction by Being a Good Listener

It may sound like a simple rule, like something we’re taught in elementary school to increase our listening comprehension skills in our crucial developing years. When I mean being a good listener, I don’t mean just listening well enough to take ample notes in class just to recite them on an exam later. 541 more words