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October 20th 2017 - Trusting God In All Things

“But did not consummate their marriage until she gave birth to a son. And he gave him the name Jesus” (Matthew 1:25)

Some people are good at the immediate. 639 mots de plus

Don't Put Thoughts of the World Out of Your Mind During Worship - Please!

I often hear people say to the people in the church, or in prayers, that we should put the thoughts of the world out of our minds and concentrate on Christ. 323 mots de plus

Tough Times

Silent Prayers for All Saints Day

As #metoo trends on social media, and stories that have been kept as secrets are spoken aloud, I’m keenly feeling the hurt and trauma that has made so many quiet for so many years. 1 361 mots de plus

Refresh: Symbols and Rituals

On the one hand, the symbols are just that — symbols. They are not the thing itself. The key to mysticism is that we believe our current « reality » is just one huge deception. 1 261 mots de plus

Eldercraft

The Lord's Supper

The Lord’s Supper, aka Communion, holds a special place in the heart of most followers of Jesus. Like believer’s baptism, the Lord’s Supper gives a visible picture of the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ. 595 mots de plus

Living For Christ

Where We Are Headed

 

I resist any kind of discourse that anchors itself in identity and proceeds from there. As I said before, I want to get behind categorical distinctions and find and work with what human beings share and how, potentially, people can coexist in a world that is extraordinarily diverse. 150 mots de plus