Tag Archives: love

Just Listen

You can read this week’s scripture by clicking here.   I remember when I first arrived here a little less than a year and a half ago; it was the beginning of March.  I was excited to get to know … Continue reading

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Rest

You can find this week’s scripture readings by clicking here. Something miraculous happened to me about two weeks ago:  I got a cpap machine.  (cpap=continuous positive airway pressure) For the past 3 years or so, I’ve been in this seemingly … Continue reading

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Suddenly – An Easter Day Sermon

Click here for readings. A few years ago, I was walking along Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco.  If you’ve never been there, it’s one of the more touristy places in San Francisco, right along the water, filled with souvenir shops, … Continue reading

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Go and Tell What is Real – The Great Vigil of Easter

Click here for the readings. Click on the play button below to listen. Here’s the scene: A large, somewhat plain sanctuary with ornate wood carvings around the chancel.  Up front, the altar is decorated with candles and flowers.  In the … Continue reading

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Maundy Thursday – A Guest Post from Deacon Sue Bonsteel

Click here for the readings. In this world where we are often surrounded by harsh rhetoric, threats of violence and retaliation, and cries for “an eye-for-an-eye” type of justice, we hear a different message this evening. We hear gentle and … Continue reading

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The Covenant of the Beloved Community

Click here for today’s readings. If you want to listen to the sermon, click the play button below.  (I forgot to hit ‘record’ before I started so the first paragraphs aren’t there)   Jeremiah is one of my favorite books of … Continue reading

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In Service to Love

You can read today’s scripture lessons by clicking here. I was reading a post on FB the other day in which a friend of mine questioned the tendency amongst British clergy to use the term “dog collar” when referring to … Continue reading

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