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Sermons

June 12, 2016

In today’s readings, we hear a couple of different stories about people’s gratitude—or lack thereof—and how it affects their lives. First there is Ahab. We talked about him a couple of weeks ago; he is the epitome of bad leadership; the most evil king of all, held up for generations as the example of what…

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May 29, 2016

This first reading, about Elijah and the priests of Baal and the bulls and the sacrifice is all just so weird and at times funny…as much as I also love the story from the Gospel, about the amazing faith of the Gentile centurion, I want to focus on the Old Testament reading for today. First…

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Trinity Sunday May 22, 2016

Quick survey—and be honest. Who woke up this morning, bounced out of bed and said, ‘Oh, boy! I can’t wait to hear Nancy preach on the doctrine of the Trinity! I sure hope she uses the word perichoresis!” ? Nobody? Yeah, I’m not surprised. All week long I wrestled with the basic question: do I…

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