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The Morning After Ash Wednesday 2018

As part of our Ash Wednesday observance last evening, I read the following passage from 2 Corinthians 6. Although I used a different version during the service, … 717 more words

Just Part Of The Journey Home

Which Denomination is Best?

Of all the currently viable and orthodox christian denominations I’ve experienced, I find the united methodists among the most consistently balanced. A great number of them have found a way to be devout and faithful to Christ while remaining open and friendly, and I have noticed this ability among UMC congregations from North Caroline to Pennsylvania to Arkansas. 168 more words


#ThisDSLife, Pt. 1

I realize that there might be absolutely no interest in this whatsoever, but my plan for February is to share 4 posts on “This DS Life.”  Let me break that down for those of you who haven’t already clicked on the next kitten video on YouTube rather than read this.  815 more words

UMC Way Forward Prognosticating

The UMC’s Way Forward Commission is fleshing out three proposals. It’s too early to be sure, but the middle option (“contextualization”) smells a lot like current PC(USA) governance, which is too bad. 101 more words


Devotional - Jonah 3.1-2


Jonah 3.1-2

The word of the Lord came to Jonah a second time, saying, “Get up, go to Nineveh, that great city, and proclaim to it the message that I tell you.” 701 more words

Old Testament

Martin Luther King, Jr: Sacramental Theologian

We aren’t going to let any mace stop us. We are masters in our nonviolent movement in disarming police forces. They don’t know what to do.

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