Archive for January 2007

In case you are resisting taking the Anti-Racism Training, watch and weep. You can order the video HERE from Reel Works Teen Film Making.

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Sermon as perhaps preached – no church for me – the roads are closed from here to Rock Springs and Eden due to snow. Instead of reading 1 Corinthians from the Bible we planned to read it as edited by Mark Schowalter and made to fit our church by me. Thanks to Luiz Coelho for…

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Sunday: The Year of the Lord’s FavorClick here for the readings.The lectionary folks did this pericope a disservice by dividing it between 2 Sundays. Jesus is home visiting and is called upon to read in the synagogue. He proclaims the great liberating texts of Isaiah “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me,because he has…

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A fun quiz for today: What American accent do you have? Your Result: The West   Your accent is the lowest common denominator of American speech. Unless you’re a SoCal surfer, no one thinks you have an accent. And really, you may not even be from the West at all, you could easily be from…

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FRIDAY: Since I am not preaching this Sunday, I am not working on a sermon on the Wedding at Cana. I preach on it at most weddings because I like the idea of the Spirit turning our watery relationships into fine wine.This morning I was listening to NPR and heard their Story Corps for today.…

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EPIPHANYMatthew 2The Visitation of the Wise Ones is one of my favorite stories (I know, I say that about most Bible stories!). I like this photo of kids as Magi as it has more than 3 and a girl and several Santa hats. There is no record of the number although the 3 gifts have…

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