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Chain Reactions: Conflict, Frontiers, and Barriers — John 15:9-17 — May 10, 2015

CONFLICT, FRONTIERS, AND BARRIERS I once lived in an area that called itself, “Frontier Country”.  That name referred to the history of confrontation there.  I wondered why the inhabitants didn’t choose a new and different identity for their signboards which … Continue reading

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Lord give me a Mercedes Benz — John 17 — May 17 2015

Sunday, May 17, 2015 John 17 When or how do you experience communion with God?  Could it be on a dark, clear, and starry night?  Could it be in a spectacular dawn or sunset?  Could it be through some vista … Continue reading

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In the Wilderness, Finding Our Focus — Mk 1:4-11 — Jan 12, 2015

IN THE WILDERNESS, FINDING OUR FOCUS   Gen 1:1-5, Ps 29, Mk1:4-11, and Acts 19:1-7.   Just recently we have seen the release of the movie “Unbroken”.  It is based on the 2010 non-fiction book by Laura Hillenbrand, Unbroken: A … Continue reading

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Precious to God (Mt 10:24-33 June 22, 2014)

Sunday June 22 2014 “Do not fear—you are of great worth… If you acknowledge me before others, I will acknowledge you” Mt 10:24-33 1. There are startling statements that we have from Jesus in our reading today.  He says, first, … Continue reading

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