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Do the Parables Reveal or Conceal?

Last week I taught a seminar on the parables, giving some basic thoughts about what they are and how to interpret them. One of the questions that the parables raise (which I included in the talk, but didn’t feel I answered as clearly as I could have done!) is whether they are designed to… 1,398 more words


How to Respond

(Sorry this is one is so late! This is the meditation from Confirmation Sunday, God bless, Josh, Adam and Grace!)

Have you ever looked at the ocean and realized how small you were, standing there on the beach watching the churning surf and the blue-grey water surge upon you? 1,288 more words

Trinity Sunday message

This was our message on Trinity Sunday. The scriptures used were: Romans 8:12-17, John 3:1-17 and Isaiah 6:1-8. The title was “How are we sent?” The message was really hit with the idea that we are to love each other as Jesus loves us. 2,134 more words

Layperson Sermons

Trinity Sunday, May 31, 2015

Trinity Sunday (Year B)

Scripture Readings*: Isaiah 6:1-8, Psalm 29, Romans 8:12-17, John 3:1-17

Isaiah 6:1-8

Isaiah has revealed how his people had rejected the “Holy One” (chapters 1-5). 538 more words



“God, how I thank You that I am not on the same level as other people—rooks, cheaters, the sexually immoral”— “God, be merciful to me, a sinner!” 536 more words


Don't Worship That

I guess you can say we are full of “it”; the glory of God, that is :-)

Think about that.

But also, God’s glory is everywhere and always. 121 more words

Morning Devotions