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Do You Believe?

Have you ever had to stand firm on what you believe against all odds?  Have you had to put your reputation on the line for what you believe?  866 more words

MURP 0019: You Can't Serve Two Masters


Pastor Otte is away on vacation this week, but we are blessed with guest speaker Richard Edwards to lead us in part 17 of our Living the Life of the Beloved and the Belonged series. 75 more words


The Dangers of People-Pleasing

Hey everyone, I hope your day has gone well so far.

I actually injured myself a little yesterday, so I’m still feeling it. Long story short, I was taking my brother to work, buckling my dog in for her “ride”, and trying to dodge the pouring raindrops and get into the car. 980 more words


Galatians 5:24-6:10 – Taking Care of Others

Paul now picks up his theme to use our freedom in Christ to love and serve others that he started in verse 13. If you think about it, his whole discussion on the works of the flesh and the fruit of the Spirit is really a parenthesis in his main thought process.  909 more words


Freedom or slavery....

Today’s Passages (all 1 link):  Esther 5-6; Psalm 87; Galatians 4

The book of Esther has always been a favorite of mine – one filled with government and political ambition, oppressed minorities, political intrigue, ethnic hatred and cleansing to name a few.   315 more words

Women & Justice: One in Christ

a sermon on the draft ELCA Social Statement*,  plus Genesis2; Galatians3:26-28,4:7; Proverbs3

With this draft social statement, more Bible study may be a helpful approach. 2,824 more words