Tag Archives: Messiah

Sarah Laughed at God — Gen 17:1-7, 15-16; Mk 8:31-38 — March 1, 2015

Our readings this morning are woven around the theme of how God’s promises to Abraham and Sarah emerge through the community of faith, and through the journey of faith. Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16 is our Hebrew scripture reading today. You can … Continue reading

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Remembering What’s Most Important — Mt 23:3 — Sunday Nov 2, 2014

The 1999 Academy Award winning movie Cider House Rules directed by Lasse Hallström starred Charlize Theron and Michael Caine.  The book (by John Irving) and the movie dealt with ways in which rules imposed by the authorities sometimes cannot be, or … Continue reading

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The Distinctive Message of Jesus (Mt 22:34-46 Sunday, October 26, 2014)

The Distinctive Message of Jesus (Mt 22:34-46 Sunday, October 26, 2014) Especially when we are in difficulties or a crisis, we often seek God’s guidance and help.  How can we know what God wants?  and beyond that, how can we … Continue reading

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