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Will you walk with me? Last Epiphany 2015

2 Kings 2:1-12 Psalm 50:1-6 2 Corinthians 4:3-6 Mark 9:2-9 How did we get here? Here, to this mountain top with Peter, James, and John, Elijah, Moses, and Jesus? What a magnificent day! We do not really have words to … Continue reading

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Proper 17a 2014: Faith is a verb

Exodus 3:1-15 Romans 12:9-21 Matthew 16:21-28 Frederick Buechner writes, Faith is better understood as a verb than as a noun, as a process than as a possession. It is on-again-off-again rather than once-and-for-all. Faith is not being sure where you … Continue reading

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Easter 3c 2013: A fish story

John 21:1-19 Jesus’ question to the men in the boat is rather insulting:  “Children, do you have any fish?”  Smart alec.  Jesus, a carpenter, is asking people who fish for a living if they have any fish.  Only the disciples … Continue reading

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