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God's Healing

The message for today was not exactly as the text is printed. I went off script a few times. My ear microphone piece went dead and I just grabbed the regular mic and went with that. 2,150 more words

Life In The Dakotas

Morning Prayer 8.21.16, Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Can mortals be righteous before God?
Can human beings be pure before their Maker?
Even in his servants he puts no trust,
and his angels he charges with error. 2,595 more words


Race to Joy

The message this morning was focused on the lesson from Hebrews, but has a good piece about the lesson from Luke. The scriptures were: Hebrews 11:29-12:2, Isaiah 1:1-7 and Luke 12:49-56. 1,777 more words

Layperson Sermons

We can share

The scripture message for today was Luke 12:13-21 and Colossians 3:1-11. The title used was, “Teach us to share.”

As you mostly know, our oldest two daughters are fairly close in age, and they almost share a birthday. 1,662 more words

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Teach us to Pray: Message from July 24

The scriptures today were: Hosea 1:2-10, Colossians 2:6-19 and Luke 11:1-13, the title is as above.

We had a large group of visitors in church today, and I tried to talk more than read script. 1,991 more words

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The permaculture seminarian fundraiser

Beginning in August, I will be a student at the Lancaster Theological Seminary, here in Lancaster, PA. It wasn’t that long ago that such a notion would have seemed absurd to me but now it makes perfect sense. 424 more words


Message from July 17, 2016

The scripture this week was Amos 8:1-10 and Luke10:38-42 and the title was “Seek the Word of God.”

My absolute favorite kind of literature is frontier literature; you know them, the stories about the settling of the American frontier. 1,897 more words

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