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Pastor’s Note: The Presumption of Favoritism

Have you ever tried to summarize a passage of scripture in your own words? It can be difficult! How does each verse fit with the ones around it? What is the flow of the writer’s argument? Sometimes it helps to…

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Pastor’s Note: Stay in your lane

Our texts for the week:2 Chronicles 26:1-23; Isaiah 6:1-8; John 11:10 NOTE: This is a longer pastor’s note. For the short version, please scroll down to “Reflections for this week.” Encounter #1 • King Uzziah In our quest to finish…

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Sunday Recap: November 25th, 2018

Dear Church, Last Sunday featured some hearty singing (it must have been the hearty meals we ate on Thursday!) as we celebrated Christ the King Sunday. This Sunday closes out the liturgical year and is the last Sunday before we…

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Pastor’s Note: Renewal of the Heart

On Pentecost Sunday, we remember that the original Pentecost feast was a harvest festival. In explaining the outpouring of the Spirit in Acts 2, Peter quotes Joel 2:28 who had promised a ‘downpour’ of the Holy Spirit much like the…

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The Sixth Pillar of Wisdom: Reverence

Some of us have a love affair with trees. We love them for their height, strength, sheer presence, and many other reasons. In Scripture tree imagery is rich as well. Cedars of Lebanon, oaks, juniper, terebinth, you name it, there…

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