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  • “Thomas the Twin Reflecting”–John 20:19-31–April 12, 2015

    “Thomas the Twin Reflecting” John 20: 19-31 4/12/15 Thomas was called “The Twin”–Didymus is the word–and maybe he’s the Twin of all of us. I consider him a fraternal twin of mine, in spite of the 20 centuries between us. It’s always bothered me that …

  • Early Easter 2015– John 20:1-18

    You may have heard of the custom in the Ubuntu African tribe, where …when a woman of the tribe knows she is pregnant, she goes to the jungle with other women, and together they pray and meditate until they get to “The song of the …

  • “Ragged Edges”- Mark 16:1-8– Easter 10 a.m.– April 5, 2015

    You can see why they thought it must have been a mistake. Mark couldn’t really have intended his gospel to end like that–”So they went out and fled from the tomb, for terror and amazement had seized them; and they said nothing to anyone, for …

  • “When the Going Gets Rough”- Jeremiah 31:31-34, John 12: 20-33– Mar. 22, 2015

    Emily Heath, a UCC pastor in Exeter, NH, recalls her first day of preaching class in seminary. The professor read this passage from 2 Corinthians: “We are putting no obstacle in anyone’s way, so that no fault may be found with our ministry, but as …

  • “Let God Love You!”– Numbers21:4-9, John 3:14-21– March 15, 2014

    I realize it’s probably treasonous, but I don’t watch many sports on television. I don’t watch that much television anyway, but that’s beside the point. I do know that when I have seen sports events, somebody almost always is in the background, holding up a …

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