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Glimpses of Grace for November 21, 2017

When I came home, what should greet me but packages left outside the front door of my house. Two were early arrival Christmas gifts and the other was something that we intend to give later. 187 more words


what's in a label.

What’s the purpose of a label, really? I feel like the world constantly gets caught up in labels and the weight that they carry, but let’s take it back to the basics, shall we? 792 more words


The God We Expect

(sermon 11/19/17)

Matthew 25:14-30

“For it is as if a man, going on a journey, summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them; to one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. 2,258 more words

Mainline Christianity and Progressive Politics (9)

The Moral Hazard of Intentions Based Policy

Some readers may have been wondering how a series of posts titled “Mainline Christianity and Progressive Politics” could have focused almost exclusively on general Progressives for so long.   1,005 more words


30 Days of Thankfulness - 11/18/17

For the month of November, I’m going to try to include gratitude in all my posts (and post every day.)

Today I will be installed as moderator of Olympia Presbytery. 13 more words


Use the Oil You've Got

(sermon 11/12/17)

Matthew 25:1-13

“Then the kingdom of heaven will be like this. Ten bridesmaids took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish, and five were wise. 1,468 more words