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Living without Regret (Sermon video)

A survey was taken of people who are over 95. The question was: “If you could live your life over again, what would you do differently? 113 more words

Apostle Paul

Integrity and Wholeness

(Message given at Newberg Friends Church on February 1, 2015)

Do you ever look at a word, and stare at it, and then all of a sudden the letters just make no sense any more? 2,291 more words


Distilling the Sermon on the Mount

(As part of today’s message, I tried to interpret and condense the Sermon on the Mount. Several people asked for a copy, so I’m putting it here on the blog. 711 more words


Trees and Fruit

(Message given at Newberg Friends Church on January 25, 2015)

Play a little game with me–one of these things is not like the other. Can you find the unique one? 2,688 more words


Who Makes it Narrow?

(Message given at Newberg Friends Church on January 18, 2015)

The two things Jesus teaches in today’s section of the sermon on the mount are pretty much at the core of the things I most often speak or write about.  2,925 more words


Christmas Goodness

(Message given at Newberg Friends Church on December 21, 2014)

Who’s ready for some joy?

I almost want to ask for a show of hands…things have been so difficult in the world and in our local community lately. 2,237 more words


Finding Our Place

(Message given at Newberg Friends Church on December 14, 2014)

Can there be comfort in something as difficult as repentance?

Oh yes! It seems counter-intuitive in a world where we do about anything to hide our flaws, carefully curating one profile picture out of thousands taken…where celebrities hire publicists to manage their image…where putting on a mask is more normal than airing our dirty laundry. 1,773 more words