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Babe the Shepherd

first published September 22, 2011 I feel like a shepherd a lot of times.  If I’m not shepherding singers than it’s a husband or parent or child.  At least I think they need it…sometimes they disagree.  And while it hasn’t … Continue reading

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Kayla’s letter

This morning, I went to a Bible study in which the discussion kept turning, over and over, to a letter that was written by Kayla Mueller, the young American woman who died recently in the custody of Isis. It is … Continue reading

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Light Before Dawn

(revised from posting in January 2013) Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark. – Rabindranath Tagore Days are lengthening, and even amid the cloudy days of winter we sense that light is returning. … Continue reading

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Faith

“So Abram went, as the Lord had told him; and Lot went with him.”   Genesis 12:4   Just like that.  Abram, the childless 75-year-old, gets up and he goes.  Why?  Because God told him to go.  Simple as that.   … Continue reading

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Congratulations!

In a recent sermon (and Daily Cup) my colleague Matthew asked us, “What kind of Jesus are we waiting for this Advent?”  Another colleague’s Daily Cup (Sonya, of course) was titled “Singing Songs of Expectation.”  Waiting and Expecting.   Boy, Advent … Continue reading

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Unbelievable! (Three)

This series examines what we don’t believe — and why — in order to help us understand what we do believe, and why we believe it. The church does not believe that God is an angry bastard who tortured his … Continue reading

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The Alban Prayer

(first published on June 24, 2010) Almighty God, We thank you for this place built to your glory and in memory of Alban, our first martyr: Following his example in the fellowship of the saints, may we worship and adore … Continue reading

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