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Andover Newton Theological School and “The Great Transition”

(For several days this past week I have been at my alma mater, Andover Newton Theological School, at a reunion for alums. I have seen some old friends and experienced some moving addresses and worship. 920 more words


Ministers: Everyone

(Isaiah 61:1-2a, 6b; Gospel of John 1:12; Gospel of Thomas 24)

Let me call your attention to the top of the first page of our bulletin. 1,230 more words


Religious Leaders are Standing with Standing Rock to Stop the Dakota Access Pipeline

In our blog yesterday, we included a list of the denominations that had issued statements on the Dakota Access Pipeline. Since then, we learned that we missed some. 1,748 more words


Media Assitant- Berkeley

Where: First Church Berkeley / United Church of Christ – Berkeley, CA

What: First Church Berkeley, United Church of Christ, a progressive, welcoming Christian community, is recruiting for a Media Assistant to prepare and run audio visual presentations for two Sunday morning worship services, tape and edit videos, process content produced at First Church (video, text, audio) and make it accessible on the internet. 30 more words

Track meet to Memorial Day in the Sunday message

This was the message on the Sunday after the State Track Meet and prior to Memorial Day. This has been a long week. Apparently it was longer than I thought. 1,983 more words

Layperson Sermons

Seating Arrangements in God's order

This was our message at St. Paul’s in Eureka on Aug. 28, 2016. I am a bit behind on posting. As part of my contribution to the service, I brought a vase of zinnias for on the piano. 1,877 more words

Layperson Sermons