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The Public Expression of Love

“A true Christian militant attacks systems of oppression and fights for a better world, even though that new world might negatively affect their own position of power. 41 more words


I'm Not Okay, but I'll Get There: Fitting In and the Dismantling of Self

People are weird. I realize that’s sort of a blanket statement, but I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately because according to many studies, other people are almost more vital to our existence than oxygen. 2,575 more words

Pop Culture Cosmos

LOVE Has Died. LOVE Is Risen. LOVE Will Come Again, and Again, and Again! - Pluralism Sunday

to listen to the audio only recording of the sermon here


A little girl held tightly to her grandfather’s hand as together they walked toward the centre of town.  2,309 more words

Progressive Theology

Communal Seeing

Luke 24:13-16; 30-35

Okay, let’s be clear here. If you identify as a Western Christian, you’re just a couple of weeks removed from April Fools’ Day—I mean, Easter. 1,109 more words


A Doubting Faith

John 20:19-31

It’s the story of Thomas. Have you head it before? Doesn’t matter if you have or haven’t. Please keep reading, because I would love to discuss with you the active and essential role of doubt in our lives . 739 more words


A Lectionary Sermon for Easter Sunday 1 April 2018, based on John 20 1-18

I wonder how many preachers would be prepared to read Peter Rollin’s monologue at their Easter day service.   It starts….
Without equivocation or hesitation I fully and completely admit that I deny the resurrection of Christ. 2,126 more words


Order in the Court

The very thing we say we hate in the other is often the very thing we desire most of all…we have to turn our desire into a form of hatred, a hatred that masks what we really want.

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