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Treating others right

Following is the message from Sunday, July 26, 2015. The scriptures used were II Samuel 11:1-15 and John 6:1-21. The title was “Unexpected Actions/Unexpected Responses” 1,629 more words

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Back in the Saddle Again...For Awhile

I am back at work. Not for good, but for a few weeks until my surgery date in early September. Yes, it was finally scheduled.  (See my complain-y blog post  637 more words


Hearing the call to our mission

The message for Sunday, July 19, 2015 was based on: II Samuel 7:1-14a, Ephesians 2:11-22 and Mark 6:30-34, 53-56. The title in the bulletin was “Fulfilling Christ’s Mission.” Below is the script I followed mostly. 2,091 more words

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Morning Prayer 7.19.15, Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 11

I appeal to you therefore, brothers and sisters, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship. 2,686 more words


9 weeks and counting

WARNING:  Following blog post filled with whining and anxiety. Writer is surrendering to a cancer-fueled, impatience-inspired pity party. Read at your own risk.

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on May 22, 2015 at the ripe old age of 42.

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Chicago Theological Seminary Associates Gay Sex With The Return Of Christ

You gotta love what ‘tolerance’ and ‘diversity’ have wrought. The return of the Messiah equated with an orgasm- and done by a “Christian” “church,” no less. 311 more words


Joy of the Dance

Message for Sunday, July 12, 2015. Scripture used was: II Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-19, Epehsians 1:3-14 and Mark 6:14-29. The theme was: “Joy.”

There is a great little line that says, “Find a job that you love and you will never work a day in your life.” I know that feeling. 1,929 more words

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