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Developing as a Congregation and Community

To Church or not to Church

Some years ago, I was having a conversation with my very smart organist about whether or not it was better ...
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It’s Fun & Games Until Somebody Gets Hurt

I was asked to be the master of ceremonies for our high school talent show when I was a senior. ...
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Honest to Jesus!

This thought is directed at all of us, but mostly at people who misuse Jesus to back up their own ...
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No Grace to Be Found

I have been struggling to understand the intense backlash against the plan to give people struggling with college loans a ...
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Dive Bar Saints

I loved the show "Cheers" (1982-1993). It had a great cast, was usually very funny, and was filled with poignant ...
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The Sound of Sunshine

I have always been a huge fan of Michael Franti & Spearhead. They are a feel-good band out of the ...
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Leaving Church

People leave church for all kinds of reasons; some of those reasons make sense, while others don't. Some folks have ...
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Lauren Boebert (R-CO) recently said that she thinks all Americans should have to take a course called "Constitution Alive!". This ...
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I feel like I write about this a lot; probably because it seems to be everywhere. We see it in ...
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The Poor You Will Always Have With You

Taken at face value, this is, to me, the most troubling quote attributed to Jesus. The context is important: this ...
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