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Jesus: Human or Divine? - A Question for Palm Sunday

“….when he returned to the city…Jesus entered the Temple precincts and began teaching. The chief priests and the elders of the people came to him and said, ‘By what authority are you doing what you do? 2,178 more words

Progressive Theology

On Palm Sunday, An Inconvenient Messiah Parades Into Our Midst

I wrote this sermon years ago, when I’d first given up theologies which required a subscription to the notion that humans fell from grace and need a Messiah to save them. 2,637 more words

Progressive Theology

A Lenten Prayer for Mercy

In the midst of all that is, I cry out to you, O God. My words hold anger and outrage over the acts of hatred down the street and around the world. 392 more words


Largest Presbyterian Denomination Gives Final Approval for Same-Sex Marriage

Matthew 19:4-6:

“Haven’t you read,” he replied, “that at the beginning the Creator ‘made them male and female,’ and said, ‘For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh’ ?  373 more words

Signs Of The Times


Thank you for taking the time to visit our ministry site. We are here to help in building up the body of Christ for His glory through the out working of the Holy Spirit. 68 more words


Perspective and Context

No one can dispute that there are horrible things happening in the world today. Police officers shot in Ferguson. An Iraqi man murdered in Texas. Increased violence in Iraq. 696 more words


Do You Not See It?

(This first appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on October 3, 2014)

“But forget all that—
it is nothing compared to what I am going to do.
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