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Called to Include

The smell of Central American coffee was rich in the air.  The roar of the blenders making smoothies filled the small coffee shop.  High school students were slowly gathering in for their Thursday night ritual of coffee, cookies, smoothies, and … Continue reading

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Jesus Said: Follow Me

“Jesus called out to them, ‘Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people’” (Matthew 4:19). Remember playing the game “Follow the Leader” when you were a kid? I used to work in an after school … Continue reading

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Sermon: Baptism of the Lord

The Baptism of the Lord Sunday is one of my favorites. Probably because it reminds us of the waters of grace, flowing over us, reminding us that God is at work in our lives long before we even know of … Continue reading

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Sermon: Children of the Light

The sermon I preached at Peakland United Methodist on Sunday, January 4, 2015.

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Sunday Reads: 12/28/14

  Here are five blog posts I read over the last week or so that I thought were worth sharing and pondering on. They appear in no particular order. Happy pondering. Theaters, Sony, and Paramount Cave to Terrorists and Cyberbullies … Continue reading

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Sunday Reads: 12/21/14 (Christmas Edition)

This week for Sunday Reads I’m sharing five blog posts about Christmas that I found worth sharing and pondering. They appear in no particular order. Happy pondering. Praise: In the Tradition of Mary’s Magnificant: Jenn at JennRaeSpeaks writes a praise … Continue reading

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Sunday Reads: 12/14/14

  Here are five blog posts I found over the last week or so that I thought were worth sharing and pondering on. They appear in no particular order. Happy pondering. Invite More to the Table by Making Room: Rev. … Continue reading

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Why ‘Rent’ Still Matters

Since the early 1990’s the musical Rent has inspired and motivated people to see the world around them as they never have before; to see themselves in others. A few months ago, one of the local high schools performed the rock … Continue reading

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Sermon: Yearning and Hoping

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Repost: A Crisis It Will Be

  I’m reposting the audio of a sermon I preached a few years ago at Peakland. I preached this sermon at the Community Thanksgiving service last night.    

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