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Jesus and Civil Rights

Palm Sunday, 2014


14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. 15 He was teaching in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. 929 more words


Lazarus Come Out!

I preached the following sermon the morning of my installation as a Pastor of St. Paul’s UCC in Eureka, SD. As of tonight it is all official. 1,845 more words

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The Sophie Project

I have an entire team of mental health professionals.  A social worker, a psychiatrist, and two licensed therapists.  Sounds a bit like a joke—a social worker, a psychiatrist, and two therapists walk into a bar….  942 more words

Gender Dysphoria

"Out of the Depths": New Stillspeaking Daily Devotional

Out of the depths I cry to you, O Lord. Lord, hear my voice. Let your ears be attentive to my cry for mercy.” – Psalm 130… 160 more words


Spiritual Blindness

I gave this sermon on Sunday, March 30 with the following scriptures. John 9: 1-41, I Samuel 16: 1-13, and Ephesians 5: 8-14

It was likely the most opinionated message that I have given, but it was one that I feel very strongly about, and I feel that our church, the United Church of Christ is a very non-judgmental denomination, and that is where I try to come from. 1,965 more words

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Quenching a spiritual thirst

The following message was given on Sunday, March 23, 2014 in St. Paul’s UCC in Eureka, SD. The scripture used was the common lectionary for that day. 1,734 more words

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