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The Transfiguration – Guest Post by Deacon Susan Bonsteel

Today was the Feast of the Transfiguration and our Deacon Susan Bonsteel preached this beautiful and deeply meaningful sermon for the life of our community.  She got some big AMENS afterwards. You can find the readings for today by clicking … Continue reading

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Standing in the Need of Prayer

You can read today’s lessons by clicking here. Click on the play button below to listen as you read. What is prayer? I think prayer is our response to God, our encounter with God.  Prayer is our declaration of God’s … Continue reading

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Breathing Faith

You can read today’s scripture by clicking here. What is faith? In today’s gospel, we have the disciples asking Jesus to “increase our faith!” How often do we find ourselves in that place of needing more faith, needing someone to … 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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On Hospitality

You can read today’s scripture by clicking here. An aboriginal elder named Lilla Watson has worked toward reconciliation in her native Australia for decades helping to reclaim the culture of aborigines and working to restore their rights in the aftermath … Continue reading

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Imago Dei

The readings for today can be found here. Click here to listen to a recording as you read. There’s a brilliant movie called Groundhog Day – a comedy that stars Bill Murray as a TV weatherman in Pittsburgh who is … Continue reading

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The Enneagram in the Movies (and a little TV)

I recently taught an Enneagram workshop (something I love to do) and, as a way to get my mind working w the information again, I watched movies, looking for patterns evident in the characters. I posted these observations on Facebook … Continue reading

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