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Teach Us To Pray

Teach Us To Pray

“Jesus was praying in a certain place, and after he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, ‘Lord, teach us to pray’…” –Luke 11:1 The disciples of Jesus asked him to teach them to pray. Their question came not after Jesus had given a lecture or sermon on prayer, but after the disciples […]

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  August 19, 2019   No comments
Lost & Found

Lost & Found

“And when she finds it, she calls her friends and neighbors together and says, ‘Rejoice with me; I have found my lost coin.’  In the same way, I tell you, there is rejoicing in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents.” –Luke 15:9-10 One day this past week, I was […]

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  June 3, 2019   No comments
Fasting & Feasting

Fasting & Feasting

“Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness, where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing at all during those days, and when they were over, he was famished.” –Luke 4:1-2 Over the centuries, the 40 days of Lent […]

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  March 11, 2019   No comments
Gifts of Love Return

Gifts of Love Return

“Give and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap; for the measure you give will be the measure you get back.” –Luke 6:38 If you have ever thrown a boomerang, you know that it is an L-shaped device designed to return […]

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  October 22, 2018   No comments
Teach us to Pray

Teach us to Pray

“Jesus was praying in a certain place, and after he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, ‘Lord, teach us to pray’…” –Luke 11:1 The disciples of Jesus asked him to teach them to pray. Their question came not after Jesus had given a lecture or sermon on prayer, but after the disciples […]

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  August 6, 2018   No comments
Lost and Found

Lost and Found

“Jesus said, ‘Which one of you, having a hundred sheep and losing one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness and go after the one that is lost until he finds it?”’ –Luke 15:4 This past weekend in worship, we concluded a three-week series on the spiritual lessons we can learn from […]

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  July 16, 2018   No comments
Patches of Godlight

Patches of Godlight

“No one after lighting a lamp hides it under a jar or puts it under a bed, but puts it on a lampstand, so that those who enter may see light.” –Luke 8:16 Each interaction we have with another person or groups of people gives us the chance to share goodness, kindness, hospitality, or to […]

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  June 11, 2018   No comments
Nearer than you Think

Nearer than you Think

“Do to others as you would have them do to you…Be merciful, just as God is merciful.” –Luke 6:31, 36 Often known as “The Golden Rule,” “Do to others as you would have them do to you,” is a good verse to be mindful of as we live in community and relationship with each other. […]

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  January 8, 2018   No comments
Beacons of Light

Beacons of Light

“No one after lighting a lamp hides it under a jar, or puts it under a bed, but puts it on a lampstand, so that those who enter may see the light.” —Luke 8:16 Retired Episcopal Bishop John Shelby Spong has written about several churches he visited that were standing out in their communities “like […]

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  September 25, 2017   No comments
Remember Your Baptism

Remember Your Baptism

“Now when all the people were baptized, and when Jesus also had been baptized and was praying, the heaven was opened, and the Holy Spirit descended upon him in bodily form like a dove.” –Luke 3:21-22a All four Gospels give a similar story about the baptism of Jesus. Scripture reminds us that baptism is an […]

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  July 10, 2017   No comments