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CELEBRATE VICTORY EVEN IN RETREAT

 

When I was six years old, armed thugs broke into our house at night and after they had ransacked the whole house; room by room, they demanded to know where my father was. 1,047 more words

Encouragement

Windows, the tragedy of pride

{2nd Samuel 6:16-23}

Verse 16 : Michal saw King David leaping and whirling before the Lord, she was observing from a window and despised him in her heart.  297 more words

Inspiration

Confessions of a Zealot (Part 3)

In Parts 1 and 2 I confessed my regrettable mismanagement of my zeal for Christ and I drew a parallel between my mistakes and those of David’s when he ill advisedly brought the Ark of the Covenant into Jerusalem on an ox-drawn cart instead of on the shoulders of priests. 1,621 more words

STUFF JESUS WANTS

Michal the Maligned; King David's First Wife

I’m not a feminist, but it doesn’t take a feminist to see the mysogeny in some Judeo-Christian circles when King David is so glorified while persons like Michal, David’s first wife, are vilified.  2,693 more words

Christianity

Sermon - The Seventh Sunday After Pentecost - July 12, 2015

The Sermon – The Seventh Sunday After Pentecost (Proper 10 Year B) preached in my role as Priest-in-Charge Christ Episcopal Church Middletown, New Jersey – July 12, 2015.
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Sermons

Kings behaving badly: A Sermon for Proper 10, Year B

Are y’all already as tired of the presidential campaign as I am?

. It’s not just that our own governor has announced he’s a candidate for President; it seems like every day we hear about another Republican who has thrown his or her hat into the ring. 1,336 more words

Sermons