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Christmas Brings Risks

We aren’t particularly good at Christmas in the church. We have dressed it up with pageants, carols, and candlelight. We preach peace and possibilities and encourage people to linger for a moment at the manger and renew their acquaintance with … Continue reading

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Sally the Super Star: A Story for Christmas

SPOILER ALERT: IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO ATTEND THE 5:00 PM SERVICE AT LIVING TABLE, THIS IS THE STORY I’LL BE READING. IF YOU WANT TO SHARE THE JOY OF HEARING IT FOR THE FIRST TIME WITH THE KIDS, YOU … Continue reading

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Christmas, Epiphany, and a Whole New Road

This week is the second Sunday in Christmastide and the Sunday before Epiphany. I’ve been reading both sets of texts and will be preaching on Matthew’s account of the coming of the magi. These magi traveled from foreign lands to … Continue reading

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In Search Of…

No this is not about the old show hosted by Leonard Nemoy (yes, I am that old). It is in fact about something both much older and brand new.  What follows was originally blogged at RevGalBlogPals. Since this is a very … Continue reading

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Christmas Continues

Endings and beginnings are often intertwined and difficult to separate. Christmas is one of those things that ends and begins all at the same time. For the secular world, Christmas is over and stores are moving on to Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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A Story for Christmas

This week I’ve taken a bit of a break from the lectionary and events in the world to share with you a children’s story I wrote many years ago. At that time, I couldn’t find a story that shared what … Continue reading

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