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A sermon for 3 May 2015 – 5th Sunday of Easter

John 15:1-8  (NRSV scripture included below.)

On this fifth Sunday of Eastertide, we’re again in a part of the gospel that comes before Jesus’ death and resurrection. 1,584 more words


“In” and “Of”

Two words, one syllable each, two little letters in each word, yet such powerful and distinct meanings to “in” and “of.” Jesus prays to The Father about not just the apostles but all of us, His disciples, dwelling “in” the world but not “of” the world. 426 more words

Cycle B

Mother's Day Reflection

A dear friend of mine was asked to do a reflection at church on Mother’s Day, and this is what she came up with. I thought it was beautiful, and pertinent even after the holiday has ended for this year: 941 more words

Pruned or Pulled?

“Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit He prunes, that it may bear more fruit.”   John 15:2… 629 more words

Author Jeffrey H King

Unique Soil

Psalm 1:3- They are like trees planted along the riverbank, bearing fruit each season. Their leaves never wither, and they prosper in all they do. (New Living Translation) 278 more words

General News

Being the branch on the vine

I’ve heard a lot of people talk lately about knowing Jesus. The alternative is knowing about Him or knowing of Him. I’ve been preparing to teach a lesson at the next session of the church cell group I belong to. 326 more words

Matthew 7:15-20: Receiving and Bearing Fruit

Matthew 7:15-20: Receiving and Bearing Fruit

May 7, 2015

Pagan gods demand to be carried while Yahweh carries his people. When we do the Lord’s work we are carried by God. 237 more words