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...the black dog walks alongside me...

I live in the Light
Light of love,
Light of hope,
Light of forgiveness,
Light of salvation,
Light of Christ.

Yet the Black Dog walks alongside me… 244 more words

Origin Stories and Jacob at the Jabbok

Sermon from August 10, 2014. Based on Genesis 32:22-31. Come see us for our 140th Anniversary Celebration next Sunday! Join us at church at 11:00 with lunch to follow in in order to celebrate 140 years of Christian Witness in San Saba County! 1,921 more words

Wrestling with God: A Recipe for Discovering your Gifts

Wrestling with God: A Recipe for Discovering your Gifts (preached as Loving Your Limp)
(For Audio of this sermon, please click here)

The sermon this morning comes in the form of two interlacing stories: one is about a youth in the Senior High group at the church I serve in Granby , CT, and the other is a story from the Hebrew Bible. 2,637 more words

Sermon Post

Wrestling With God

A sermon preached at Niles Discovery Church, Fremont, California,
on Sunday, August 3, 2014, by the Rev. Jeffrey Spencer.
Scripture: Genesis 32:22-31
Copyright © 2014 by Jeffrey S. 2,099 more words


Wrestling with God

Sermon for Sunday, August 3, 2014
Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
Genesis 32:22-31


This morning’s lesson from Genesis, in which Jacob “wrestles with God,” tells us what it can be like for us to wrestle with God.  1,273 more words

Sunday Sermons

Sermon: God is not safe

Sermon for Williamstown

3rd of August, 2014

Genesis 32:22-31

Today’s story from the Hebrew Scriptures is one of my favourites, and Jacob is one of the biblical characters with whom I most empathise. 1,538 more words


The Rabbi's Perspective

The book of Genesis gives an account of Jacob wrestling with G_d. I can relate. Sometimes I  feel as if I too am wrestling with God. 562 more words