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Easter 2018: Gateway to the Kingdom of God

Homily for Easter Sunday   Like all children, mine go through phases where something so captures their imagination that they want to learn and read everything they can about it. My daughter’s current curiosity is Ancient Egypt, and more specifically, … Continue reading

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fixed points of holiness

Homily for Mach 18, 2018 – Jeremiah 31: 31-34 & John 12: 20-33 The story of exile in Babylon and the return to Israel years later is one of the most poignant ones in the Old Testament. Few people realize, … Continue reading

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the wisdom of the world

homily for February 25, 2018 Peter is wise in the ways of the world, and works well for him, up to a point.  Yet the soundest of worldly wisdom is still rooted in the world, and not in heaven. Peter’s … Continue reading

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lent 2.0

Homily for the Last Sunday After the Epiphany, Mark 9:2-9 The disciples, when they followed Jesus up the mountain, were probably not looking for a life-changing experience. But let’s be honest, neither are many of us. Who really has the … Continue reading

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6 reasons not to miss the Annual Meeting

With all the demand on our time it can be tempting to take a pass on the church’s annual meeting. Perhaps the business of the church doesn’t strike us as exciting. Perhaps we are content to let the pillars run … Continue reading

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