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Pentecost Sunday

Our message on Pentecost Sunday was based on the following scripture: Romans 8:22-27, John 15: 26 & 27, 16: 4b-15 and Acts 2:1-21.

The scripture focus for today centers around the events of the original that we call Pentecost. 1,770 more words

Life In The Dakotas

Grits and God-talk Finally Comes to Life!

Well, bless your heart, you’ve stumbled upon the internet home of Rev. Jennifer Sowell Glover.  Welcome!  This is the place where I ruminate a bit on God, share my thoughts on ministry, and celebrate my life and family.   408 more words

How Can We Compete?

Last Sunday was a busy day, so I was looking forward to curling up in bed and sparking up the DVR to watch the season finale of… 473 more words

Ascension Day

The message below is as close as I can get to what I gave yesterday. The scriptures were: Acts 1:1-11, Ephesians 1:15-23, and Luke 24:44-53. Title was so original, NOT, “Ascension Day.” 1,569 more words

Layperson Sermons

Moral Compass Reflection at Elmhurst College

Moral Compass Reflection – 5-12-15

In preparation for today, I’ve done some reflecting on how to express my understanding of the metaphor of a “ 1,875 more words

Chaplain's Office

A Christian President?

Like you, I’ve seen signs like this posted by relatively conservative groups and individuals on social media and elsewhere. While I understand the impetus behind such signs, that I understand does not imply that I agree with them – far from it! 1,179 more words

Religion

When the Message Is Not Enough

When I arrived at Old South Church about a decade ago, I was fortunate to have found a church home that, though it had never had a female pastor, was well-acquainted with the leadership of women. 845 more words