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Barbara Brown Taylor and John the Baptist

At this point, my fascination with John the Baptist is no surprise to anyone who reads this blog. Perhaps that is why I want to feature Barbara Brown Taylor’s sermon “Wherever the Way May Lead.” If you desire to read the sermon in its entirety, I recommend you purchase… 581 more words

Passover: The Sacrificial Lamb

Exodus 12:5-6 Your lamb shall be without blemish, a male a year old. You may take it from the sheep or from the goats, and you shall keep it until the fourteenth day of this month, when the whole assembly of the congregation of Israel shall kill their lambs at twilight. 427 more words

Jesus Christ

Baptized and Anointed

Note: I preached this sermon on March 22, 2015 at Messiah Lutheran Church.

Sisters and brothers, grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 1,297 more words


Read Through the Bible - Day #14 - Matthew Chapter 14

John the Baptist Beheaded

At that time Herod the tetrarch heard the news about Jesus, and said to his servants, “This is John the Baptist; he has risen from the dead, and that is why miraculous powers are at work in him.”

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#LentBookClub "The Kingdom" 20180319

Just taken a bunch of students to the science centre in Winchester.  Best bit was the fabulous little fridge magnet which drives up the fridge door… 581 more words


Charles II and the refurbed Bank & Burger

Today I was keeping mum so I took her to The Queen’s gallery at Buckingham Palace. The exhibition looked at the restoration period, focusing on Charles II’s tenure and was very engaging. 90 more words


Luke 1-14

One story of Luke is the story of the birth of John the Baptist and Jesus. It is interesting how John the Baptists is supposed to reconcile fathers to their children (Luke 1:17) and serve as an intermediary between God and His people as He will proclaim the knowledge of salvation to them as well through forgiveness of sins (Luke 1:77). 304 more words

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