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Word of the Week

Celebrate

Celebrate

“You did not choose me but I chose you. And I appointed you to go and bear fruit, fruit that will last.” –John 15:16 Yesterday at our Wisconsin Annual Conference service of ordination, the eight persons ordained Elders in Full Connection were all women. While that was not necessarily intentional, it did have significance. The […]

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  June 13, 2016   No comments
Slowing Down

Slowing Down

“Then he withdrew from them about a stone’s throw, knelt down, and prayed.” — Luke 22:41 Recently I was sent a picture of a snail crawling over a layer of rocks. The caption with the picture said, “When life gets rocky, slow down.” That seems like good Gospel wisdom and the wisdom of Jesus. In many […]

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  June 6, 2016   No comments
Circle of Life

Circle of Life

“For surely I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope.” –Jeremiah 29:11 I recently saw the musical “The Lion King.” One of the theme songs in that show is titled ‘Circle of Life.’ The chorus of the […]

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  May 31, 2016   No comments
Listen Well

Listen Well

“Fools think their own way is right, but the wise listen to advice.” — Proverbs 12:15 One morning last week, I was sitting on my front porch watching a robin walking and hopping around my front lawn. Every few moments she would stop, peer into the grass and tilt her head toward the ground. Then […]

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  May 23, 2016   No comments
The Possibilities

The Possibilities

“When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.  And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting.  All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other languages, […]

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  May 16, 2016   No comments
Washed in the Water

Washed in the Water

“The Holy Spirit work within you, that being born through water and the Spirit you may be a faithful disciple of Jesus Christ.  Amen”   – Prayer from the Baptismal Liturgy In worship during the month of April we shared together in four infant baptisms, confirmed 15 young people into the Christian faith and welcomed […]

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  May 10, 2016   No comments
Pass It On

Pass It On

“Awe came upon everyone, because many wonders and signs were being done by the apostles. All who believed were together and had all things in common; they would sell their possessions and goods and distribute the proceeds to all, as any had need.” –Acts 2:43-45 This last weekend was the 30th year of the Garage […]

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  May 2, 2016   No comments
Light in the Darkness

Light in the Darkness

“The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear?  The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”  –Psalm 27:1 Several weeks ago, I got to church for an evening meeting and someone said, “Did you know you are wearing only one earring?”  I did not realize […]

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  April 26, 2016   No comments
The Voice

The Voice

“I am the good shepherd…My sheep listen to my voice.  I know them and they follow me.”  –John 10:11a, 27 As we move further into the 21st century, I have noticed that most things electronic can now be operated by the sound of our voice, whether it’s the phone, the computer, the alarm clock and […]

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  April 18, 2016   No comments
By The Numbers

By The Numbers

“O Lord, you have examined my heart and know everything about me…How precious are your thoughts about me, O God.  They cannot be numbered!  I can’t even count them; they outnumber the grains of sand! And when I wake up, you are still with me!           –Psalm 139:1, 17-18 A couple of weeks ago, I […]

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  April 11, 2016   No comments